NAAU

AcronymDefinition
NAAUNew American Art Union (Portland, OR)
NAAUNational Accreditation Agency of Ukraine (est. 2001)
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(40) (= [12]) and (42) are long passives, whereas (41) and (43) are short passives.(14) Cantonese (40) (long passive) Keoi bei2 ngo naau. he BEI I scold `He was scolded by me.' (41) (short passive) Keoi jiging bei6 bou.
The ungrammaticality of (70) is a piece of strong evidence that falsifies the possibility of having a pro/PRO in the agent-argument position in long passives.(20) (70) *Keoi bei2 pro/PRO naau. he BEI scold `He was scolded.'