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1. subject.
2. subjective.
3. subjectively.
4. subjunctive.
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Formal disambiguators in OVS, OSV, and SVO sentences (10) Variables involved Statistical model CTYPE, SUBJ, FRAME [CTYPE, SUBJ] CTYPE, SUBJ [CTYPE, SUBJ] REV, NP, FRAME, PREP [REV, NP] Variables involved Percent distribution of nonambiguous NPs CTYPE, SUBJ, FRAME [OVS.
e ja na ton pari came-3SG CONJ SUBJ him take-3SG 'He came in order to pick him up'
i the John-NOM SUBJ the John-NOM NEG the John-NOM go-3rd,SG (o janis) the John-NOM 'John should not go'
The generalization I propose for como conditionals, based on contrasts like the one seen in the above examples, is the following: the como + SUBJ protasis presents a condition that would normally be taken to be argumentatively INSUFFICIENT (Portoles 1998) for the consequent in the apodosis.
The particular role of como + SUBJ is therefore to signal the exceptional nature of the condition it introduces, when this condition is taken as an argument supporting the consequent in the apodosis.
As it has been described above, the conventional meaning of como + SUBJ protases, vis-a-vis that of si conditionals, will actually predict a more accessible interpretation of elliptical conditionals in which the apodosis has been elided.
When que introduces a clausal complement in the subjunctive, the clause expresses a proposition, for example que Jean est malade `that Jean be SUBJ ill', whose truth value has been removed by the combination que + subjunctive.
She has gone/went PASSE COMP to the store to get some bread before the store closes/closed PRES DU SUBJ.
Mary *has rushed/rushed PASSE COMP to the store to get some bread before the store closes/closed PRES DU SUBJ.
Singular Plural 1 me 1818 1 us `we' 1920, we-all 1973 2 2 youse SUBJ 1973, ye OBJ 1855 3 him SUBJ 1881, he OBJ 1881, ar `it' (?
Singular Plural 1 me `I' 1718 1 we `us' 1765 2 -(11) 2 oeno 1765 (= [uno]) 3 him `he', a 1718, 3 dem `they' 1765 a SUBJ 1765
Singular Plural 1 me `I'1735 1 we `us' -1808- 2 -(13) 2 ono 1868, unno/onnoo 1912(14) 3 him SUBJ 1733, 3 dem `they' 1790 he OBJ 1873, a 1978(15)