Homework lecture 8
Describe as many syntactic facts as possible about the example text-parts of speech, sentence types,syntagmatic relations, paradigmatic relations...
A McDonald`s employee was arrested, jailed and is facing criminal charges because a police officer got sick after a hamburger he ate was too salty. The employee accidentally spilled salt on some hamburger meat and told her supervisor and co-worker, who “tried to thump the salt off.“The employee was charged because she served the burger “without regards to the well-being of anyone who might consume it.“
A (determina) McDonald`s (noun) employee (noun) was (verb, past tense) arrested (verb), jailed (verb) and (conjunction) is (verb) facing (verb) criminal charges (noun) because (conjunction) a (determina) police officer (noun) got (verb) sick (verb) after (preposition) a (determina) hamburger (noun) he (pronoun) ate (verb,simple past) was (verb, past tense) too (adverb) salty (adjective). The (determiner) employee (noun) accidentally ( adverb) spilled (verb, past tense) salt (noun) on (preposition) some (determiner or pronoun) hamburger (noun) meat (noun) and (conjunction) told (verb, past tense) her (pronoun) supervisor (noun) and (conjunction) co-worker (noun), who (pronoun) “tried (verb, past tense) to (preposition) thump (verb) the (determiner) salt (noun) off (adverb)“. The (determiner) employee (noun) was (verb, past tense) charged (adjective) because (conjunction) she (pronoun) served (verb) the (determiner) burger (noun) “without (preposition/adverb) regards (verb) to (preposition) the (determiner) well-being (compound) of (preposition) anyone (pronoun) who (pronoun) might (verb, past tense) consume (verb) it (pronoun).“