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1. desk of symbols, pxi; 2. Preface, pxiii; three. 1. advent, p1; four. 2. significant sentence buildings; the verb; the item, p25; five. three. The Noun word, p119; 6. four. Adjuncts, p167; 7. five. Conclusions; purposes, p313; eight. References, p335; nine. Index, p339

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It would then be possible to reduce the number of cases where both translations must be presented in parallel. A similar examination can be effected in all the cases where a parallel translation must be given. Possible improvements in style, then, can be examined in a later effort, after the type of investigation undertaken here has been carried out as extensively as is 24 A FRENCH-ENGLISH GRAMMAR practicable. The primary intention in the present work was to see whether it was possible to frame a comparative grammar in the formal terms I have adopted, and if so, just what the consequences might be both for the teaching of French-English translation and for research in MT.

The sentence is translated as in (15): (18)a [Quand + où] Max a-t-il lu ce livre? → [When + where] did Max read this book? b [Pour qui + Avec quoi] Max a-t-il écrit ce livre? → [For whom + With what] did Max write this book? c Avec quel outil Max a-t-il travaillé? → With what tool did Max work? 132 Wh- Questions (i) Obj tV Sbj, with Obj = que, Prep {qui + quoi + où), or Prep NP{qu-). The object here must contain one of the sequences in qu-, or a noun phrase NP{qu-) containing quel or lequel. The English word order is Obj Sbj tV, together with a permutation of the auxiliary do or be: (19)a (Que veut + Qu'a voulu) cet homme?

Since the wh-word qui in these sentences is the object of the verb, and qui refers only to a human noun Nh, the main verb must be able to take Nh as its object: *Qui Max synthétise-t-iP. ). When Pro is ce, we obtain interrogations headed by qu'est-ce and qui est-ce; the former translates as what is it that, and the latter as who is it that; or more simply, as what and who respectively: (25)a Qu'est-ce qui est tombé? → (What is it that + What) has fallen? b Qu'est-ce qu'il lit aujourd'hui? → What is he reading today?

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