IPFV PAST with Q-incremental theme

Alexander V Bochkov bochkov at HAWAII.EDU
Sat Oct 10 19:16:00 UTC 2009

Dear Colleagues,

Could you please tell me whether the following sentences are acceptable in your language? I need these (preliminary) data for my research. Thanks in advance.

(1) He was drinking beer. (imperfective/progressive aspect)

(2) He was drinking a glass of beer. (imperfective/progressive with a quantized/measure incremental theme)

(3) He drank beer. (perfective)

(4) He drank a glass of beer. (perfective with a quantized/measure incremental theme)

Alexander Bochkov
MA Candidate
Department of Second Language Studies
University of Hawaii at Manoa

Fulbright Scholar 2006-2008

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