Rationalite et cynisme by Jacques Bouveresse

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3. aṣṭaú ha vaí putrā́ ádites eight Ptc. Ptc. ’ 36. 2. ’ As Delbrück pointed out, the copula had to be included in Example 36 because of the past tense. These sentences accordingly illustrate that the genitive was used in predicate nominative sentences to convey what Calvert Watkins has labeled its primary syntactic function: the sense “of belonging” (1967:2198). When such a sentence was embedded in another with an equivalent NP, the NP was deleted, and the typical genitive construction resulted.

H. S, Ananthanarayana investigated the accent patterns in accented Vedic texts, particularly in the Taittirīya Brāhmaṇa, and concluded on the basis of the interpretation of sentences with similar lexical material that sentences with initial verb are marked. Thus, in contrast with the previous example, the following indicates “emphasis” of the verb (Ananthanarayana 1970c:9): 74. 3. ’ Since gacchati in Example 73 has no high pitch accent, and since other such sentences have a similar distribution of accents, it may be concluded that sentences with normal, unmarked meaning have a final lowered pitch accent.

The man he called paid the boy. 20b. The man paid the boy he called. Such relative clauses without markers are possible in modern English if the equivalent noun is object in the embedded clause. In older forms of the Germanic languages they were also possible if the equivalent noun was subject in the embedded clause. html 6 Proto-Indo-European Syntax: Chapter 3: Nominal Modifiers Such patterns, with an equivalent—or common—noun represented only once in the surface, are referred to as apò koinoȗ constructions and are thoroughly discussed in the handbooks and in many special studies (Paul, Moser, and Schröbler 1969:476-478, with bibliography).

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