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   01_Subject Verb Yes Chris Collins Forum
   02_Verb Subject No Chris Collins Forum
   03_Verb Object Yes Chris Collins Forum
   04_Object Verb No Chris Collins Forum
   05_Subject Verb Object Yes Chris Collins Forum
   06_Subject Object Verb No Chris Collins Forum
   07_Verb Subject Object No Chris Collins Forum
   08_Verb Object Subject No Chris Collins Forum
   09_Object Subject Verb No Chris Collins Forum
   10_Object Verb Subject No Chris Collins Forum
   11_Adposition Noun_Phrase Yes Chris Collins Forum
   12_Noun_Phrase Adposition No Chris Collins Forum
   13_Adjective Noun Yes Chris Collins Forum
   14_Noun Adjective Yes Chris Collins Forum
   15_Numeral Noun Yes Chris Collins Forum
   16_Noun Numeral No Chris Collins Forum
   17_Demonstrative Noun Yes Chris Collins Forum
   18_Noun Demonstrative No Chris Collins Forum
   19_Possessor Noun Yes Chris Collins Forum
   20_Noun Possessor Yes Chris Collins Forum
   21_Pronominal Possessor Noun Yes Chris Collins Forum
   22_Noun Pronominal Possessor No Chris Collins Forum
   A 01_Attributive Adjective Agreement No Chris Collins Forum
   A 02_Predicate Adjective Agreement No Chris Collins Forum
   A 03_Degree Adjective Yes Chris Collins Forum
+ A 04_Adjective Degree Yes Chris Collins Forum
  Words: He is tall enough
  Gloss: He is tall enough
  Translation: He is tall enough
  Contributor: Chris Collins
   AuxSel 01_Auxiliary Selection No Chris Collins Forum
   C 01_Complementizer Clause Yes Chris Collins Forum
   C 02_Clause Complementizer No Chris Collins Forum
   C 03_Adverbial_Subordinator Clause Yes Chris Collins Forum
   C 04_Clause Adverbial Subordinator No Chris Collins Forum
+ Extra Examples Yes Chris Collins Forum
  Words: I saw him
  Gloss: 1sg.NOM see.PST 3sg
  Contributor: Chris Collins
  Words: the man left
  Gloss: DEF man leave.PST
  Contributor: Chris Collins
  Words: John did-n't see, Mary
  Gloss: John do.PST-NEG see Mary
  Contributor: Chris Collins
  Words: did John leave
  Gloss: do.PST John leave
  Translation: Did John leave?
  Comment: There is only subject-aux inversion, no separate particle.
  Contributor: Chris Collins
   N2 01_Numeral Noun (indefinite) Yes Katie Redderson-Lear Forum
   N2 02_Noun Numeral (indefinite) No Katie Redderson-Lear Forum
   N2 03_Numeral Noun (definite) Yes Katie Redderson-Lear Forum
   N2 04_Noun Numeral (definite) No Katie Redderson-Lear Forum
   N2 05_Definite NP (Num N, N Num) has a definite article Yes Hilda Koopman Forum
   N2 06_Definite NP (Num N, N Num) has a demonstrative Yes Katie Redderson-Lear Forum
   N2 07_Definite NP (Num N, N Num) lacks a definite article or demonstrative No Katie Redderson-Lear Forum
   N2 08_Definite NP (Num N, N Num) contains a Plural marker, but Indefinite NP does not No Katie Redderson-Lear Forum
   N2 09_Definite NP (Num N, N Num) contains any other marking No Katie Redderson-Lear Forum
   N2 10_The Numeral has a different form in Definite and Indefinite (Num N, N Num) contexts No Katie Redderson-Lear Forum
   N2 11_The Noun has a different form in Definite and Indefinite (Num N, N Num) contexts No Hilda Koopman Forum
   Neg 01_Standard Negation is Particle that Precedes the Verb Yes Chris Collins Forum
   Neg 02_Standard Negation is Particle that Follows the verb Yes Chris Collins Forum
   Neg 03_Standard Negation is Prefix No Chris Collins Forum
   Neg 04_Standard Negation is Suffix Yes Chris Collins Forum
   Neg 05_Standard Negation is Negative Auxiliary verb No Chris Collins Forum
   Neg 06_Standard Negation is Higher verb No Chris Collins Forum
   Neg 07_Standard Negation is Tone No Chris Collins Forum
   Neg 08_Standard Negation is Tone plus Other Modification No Chris Collins Forum
   Neg 09_Standard Negation is Reduplication No Chris Collins Forum
   Neg 10_Standard Negation is Infix No Chris Collins Forum
   Neg 11_Distinct Negation of Class/Property No Chris Collins Forum
   Neg 12_Distinct Negation of identity No Chris Collins Forum
   Neg 13_Distinct Negation of Existence No Chris Collins Forum
   Neg 14_Distinct Negation of Location No Chris Collins Forum
   Order N3 01_ Demonstrative Adjective Noun Yes Chris Collins Forum
   Order N3 02_Demonstrative Noun Adjective Yes Chris Collins Forum
   Order N3 03_ Noun Adjective Demonstrative No Chris Collins Forum
   Order N3 04_Noun Demonstrative Adjective No Chris Collins Forum
   Order N3 05_Adjective Demonstrative Noun No Chris Collins Forum
   Order N3 06_Adjective Noun Demonstrative No Chris Collins Forum
   Order N3 07_Demonstrative Numeral Noun Yes Hilda Koopman see property definitions N3 07-N3 12 Forum
   Order N3 08_Demonstrative Noun Numeral No Hilda Koopman Forum
   Order N3 09_ Noun Numeral Demonstrative No Hilda Koopman Forum
   Order N3 10_Noun Demonstrative Numeral No Hilda Koopman Forum
   Order N3 11_Numeral Demonstrative Noun No Hilda Koopman Forum
   Order N3 12_Numeral Noun Demonstrative No Hilda Koopman Forum
   Q01_Initial polar Q-marker No Craig Sailor Forum
   Q02_Final polar Q-marker No Craig Sailor Forum
   Q03_Clause internal polar Q-marker No Craig Sailor Forum
   Q04_Polar question by intonation No Craig Sailor Forum
   Q05_Polar question by V-fronting No Craig Sailor Forum
   Q06_Polar question by Auxiliary-fronting Yes Craig Sailor Forum
   Q07_Q-marker follows narrow focus No Craig Sailor Forum
   Q08_Affirmative answer by particle Yes Craig Sailor Forum
   Q09_Affirmative answer by verb No Craig Sailor Forum
   Q10_Affirmative answer by auxiliary No Craig Sailor Forum
   Q11_Affirmative answer by auxiliary and verb No Craig Sailor Forum
   Q12_Affirmative answer by particle and verb No Craig Sailor Forum
   Q13_Affirmative answer by predicative 'be' No Craig Sailor Forum
   Q14_Verb answer to indefinite subject question No Craig Sailor Forum
   Q15_Particle-and-verb answer to indefinite subject question No Craig Sailor Forum
   Q16NEGA_Negative answer by special negative particle Yes Craig Sailor Forum
   Q17NEGA_Negative answer by bare sentential negation No Craig Sailor Forum
   Q18NEGA_Negative answer by sentential negation plus bare verb No Craig Sailor Forum
   Q20ANegQ_Polarity-based confirmation Yes Craig Sailor Forum
   Q21ANegQ_Polarity-reversing particle No Craig Sailor Forum
   Q22ANegQ_Polarity-reversing answer by affirmative and special particle No Craig Sailor Forum
   V2 01_Declarative Verb-Second No Chris Collins Forum
   V2 02_Interrogative Verb-Second Yes Chris Collins Forum
+ w01a_Indef mass Ns in O position: can be bare Yes the property authors Forum
  Words: Mary is eating cheese
  Contributor: the property authors
  Words: I bought wine
  Contributor: the property authors
+ w01b_Indef mass Ns in O position: must have an article No the property authors Forum
  Words: I bought wine
  Contributor: the property authors
  Words: Mary is eating cheese
  Contributor: the property authors
+ w01c_Indef mass Ns in O position: can have an article No the property authors Forum
  Words: I bought wine
  Contributor: the property authors
  Words: The wind blew sand on my terrace
  Contributor: the property authors
  Words: *I bought of the wine
  Contributor: the property authors
  Words: *The wind blew of the sand on my terrace
  Contributor: the property authors
+ w02a_Def mass Ns in O position: can be bare No the property authors Forum
  Words: Speaker A and speaker B are having dinner. There is water and cheese on the table. Speaker A says: *Pass me water!
  Contributor: the property authors
  Words: Speaker A and speaker B are having dinner. There is water and cheese on the table. Speaker A says: Pass me the water!
  Contributor: the property authors
  Words: Speaker A and speaker B are back from the supermarket. Speaker A says: *Put milk in the fridge!
  Contributor: the property authors
  Words: Speaker A and speaker B are back from the supermarket. Speaker A says: Put the milk in the fridge!
  Contributor: the property authors
+ w02b_Def mass Ns in O position: must have an article Yes the property authors Forum
  Words: Speaker A and speaker B are having dinner. There is water and cheese on the table. Speaker A says: Pass me the water!
  Contributor: the property authors
  Words: Speaker A and speaker B are having dinner. There is water and cheese on the table. Speaker A says: *Pass me water!
  Contributor: the property authors
  Words: Speaker A and speaker B are back from the supermarket. Speaker A says: Put the milk in the fridge!
  Contributor: the property authors
  Words: Speaker A and speaker B are back from the supermarket. Speaker A says: *Put milk in the fridge!
  Contributor: the property authors
+ w02c_Def mass Ns in O position: can have an article No the property authors Forum
  Words: Speaker A and speaker B are having dinner. There is water and cheese on the table. Speaker A says: Pass me the water!
  Contributor: the property authors
  Words: Speaker A and speaker B are having dinner. There is water and cheese on the table. Speaker A says: *Pass me water!
  Contributor: the property authors
+ w03a_Indef sing count Ns in O position: can be bare No the property authors Forum
  Words: I met a dog
  Contributor: the property authors
  Words: I met a dog
  Contributor: the property authors
+ w03b_Indef sing count Ns in O position: must have an article Yes the property authors Forum
  Words: *I met dog
  Contributor: the property authors
  Words: I met a dog
  Contributor: the property authors
+ w03c_Indef sing count Ns in O position: can have an article No the property authors Forum
  Words: I met a dog
  Contributor: the property authors
  Words: *I met dog
  Contributor: the property authors
+ w03d_Indef sing count Ns in O position: can have a plural reading No the property authors Forum
  Words: I met a dog
  Contributor: the property authors
+ w04a_Def sing count Ns in O position: can be bare No the property authors Forum
  Words: I met two boys and a girl. * I called girl
  Contributor: the property authors
  Words: There was a book and a pen on the table. *he took book, but he left pen
  Contributor: the property authors
+ w04b_Def sing count Ns in O position: must have an article Yes the property authors Forum
  Words: I met two boys and a girl. * I called girl
  Contributor: the property authors
  Words: There was a book and a pen on the table. *he took book, but he left pen
  Contributor: the property authors
  Words: I met two boys and a girl. I called the girl
  Contributor: the property authors
  Words: There was a book and a pen on the table. he took the book, but he left the pen
  Contributor: the property authors
+ w04c_Def sing count Ns in O position: can have an article No the property authors Forum
  Words: I met two boys and a girl. * I called girl
  Contributor: the property authors
  Words: There was a book and a pen on the table. *he took book, but he left pen
  Contributor: the property authors
+ w05a_Indef pl count Ns in O position: can be bare Yes the property authors Forum
  Words:  I met students all afternoon long
  Contributor: the property authors
+ w05b_Indef pl count Ns in O position: must have an article No the property authors Forum
  Words:  I met students all afternoon long
  Contributor: the property authors
+ w05c_Indef pl count Ns in O position: can have an article No the property authors Forum
  Words: I met students all afternoon long
  Contributor: the property authors
  Words: * I met of.the students all afternoon long
  Contributor: the property authors
+ w06a_Def pl count Ns in O position: can be bare No the property authors Forum
  Words: I met two boys and a girl. * I called boys
  Contributor: the property authors
  Words: There were two books and three pens on the table. *he took books, but he left pens
  Contributor: the property authors
+ w06b_Def pl count Ns in O position: must have an article Yes the property authors Forum
  Words: I met two boys and a girl. I called the boys
  Contributor: the property authors
  Words: There were two books and three pens on the table. He took the books, but he left the pens
  Contributor: the property authors
  Words: There were two books and three pens on the table. *he took books, but he left pens
  Contributor: the property authors
  Words: I met two boys and a girl. * I called boys
  Contributor: the property authors
+ w06c_Def pl count Ns in O position: can have an article No the property authors Forum
  Words:  I met two boys and a girl. I called the boys
  Contributor: the property authors
  Words: There were two books and three pens on the table. He took the books, but he left the pens
  Contributor: the property authors
  Words: I met two boys and a girl. * I called boys
  Contributor: the property authors
  Words: There were two books and three pens on the table. *he took books, but he left pens
  Contributor: the property authors
   w07_a: Nouns with (intrinsically) unique referents in object position can be bare No the property authors Forum
   w07_b Nouns with (intrinsically) unique referents in object position must have an article Yes the property authors Forum
   w07_c Nouns with (intrinsically) unique referents in object position can have an article No the property authors Forum
   w07_d Nouns with (intrinsically) unique referents in object position must have a 'special article' No the property authors Forum
   w08a Proper names in object position can be bare Yes the property authors Forum
   w08b Proper names in object position must have an article No the property authors Forum
   w08c Proper names in object position can have an article No the property authors Forum
   w08d Proper names in object position must have a "special" article No the property authors Forum
   w09a Order Art-PN in object position No the property authors Forum
   w09b Order PN-Art in object position No the property authors Forum
   w10a Proper names modified by an adjective in object position can be bare Yes the property authors Forum
   w10b Proper names modified by an adjective in object position must have an article in object position No the property authors Forum
   w10c Proper names modified by an adjective in object position can have an article Yes the property authors Forum
   w11a Order A--PN in object position Yes the property authors Forum
   w11b Order PN--A in object position No the property authors Forum
   w12a Order Definite Article – Noun with mass nouns in object position Yes the property authors Forum
   w12b Order Noun–Definite Article with mass nouns in object position No the property authors Forum
   w12c Order Definite Article–Noun with singular count nouns in object position Yes the property authors Forum
   w12d Order Noun-Definite Article with singular count nouns in object position No the property authors Forum
   w12e Order Definite Article–Noun with plural nouns in object position Yes the property authors Forum
   w12f Order Noun–Definite Article with plural nouns in object position No the property authors Forum
   w20a Singular count nouns in vocative phrases can be bare Yes the property authors Forum
   w20b Singular count nouns in vocative phrases must have an article No the property authors Forum
   w20c Singular count nouns in vocative phrases can have an article No the property authors Forum
   W20d Singular count nouns in vocative phrases must have a special vocative marker No the property authors Forum
   w20e Singular count nouns in vocative phrases can have a special vocative marker Yes the property authors Forum
   w21a Proper names in vocative phrases can be bare Yes the property authors Forum
   w21b Proper names in vocative phrases must have an article No the property authors Forum
   w21c Proper names in vocative phrases can have an article No the property authors Forum
   w21d Proper names in vocative phrases must have a special vocative marker No the property authors Forum
   w21e Proper names in vocative phrases can have a special vocative marker Yes the property authors Forum
   w22a Plural (count) nouns in vocative phrases can be bare Yes the property authors Forum
   w22b Plural (count) nouns in vocative phrases must have an article No Cristina Guardiano and Hilda Koopman Forum
   w22c Plural (count) nouns in vocative phrases can have an article No Cristina Guardiano and Hilda Koopman Forum
   w22d Plural (count) nuns in vocative phrases must have a special vocative marker No Cristina Guardiano and Hilda Koopman Forum
   w22e Plural (count) nouns in vocative phrases can have a special vocative marker Yes Cristina Guardiano and Hilda Koopman Forum