Bjarne Ørsnes

List of John Benjamins publications for which Bjarne Ørsnes plays a role.


Ørsnes, Bjarne 2013 The Danish reportive passive as a non-canonical passiveNon-Canonical Passives, Alexiadou, Artemis and Florian Schäfer (eds.), pp. 315–336 | Article
Danish passive utterance and cognitive verbs allow a construction where the subject of an infinitival complement is raised: Peter siges at være bortrejst (‘Peter is said to be out of town’). Contrary to English, these verbs are not ECM-verbs or subject-to-object raising verbs in the active. The… read more