The Online Database of Interlinear Text


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David Willis (2007). Syntactic lexicalization as a new type of degrammaticalization.

URL: http://people.pwf.cam.ac.uk/dwew2/degramm.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2493&langcode=bul (2019-08-20).


Example #1:

    b. Simone imam            ti        ncto      resti...
    Simon have.PRES.1S you.DAT something say.INF
    `Simon, I have something to say to you...'              (Mar. Luke 7.40)
Example #2:

    (5)    a. Vratata bese razbita, no nestata v stajata bjaxa po mestata              si.
    the.door was broken but the.things in the.room were in the.places REFL
    (respective) places.'                         (Recnik na blgarskija ezik 1123)
Example #3:

    b. Tocno tova e nestoto, koeto              naj-mnogo drazni.
    exactly that is the.thing REL.NEUT most-of-all irritates.
    `That is exactly the thing that irritates the most.'
Example #4:

    (6)    a. Stava vpros, ce ima pet nesta, koito trjabva              da se napravjat.
    arise.3S question that has five things RELis-necessary to REFL do.3P
    `The issue is that there are five things that need to be done.'
Example #5:

    b. Za vsicki tezi nesta sa           nuzni       vekove, a ne desetiletija.
    for all       those things are    necessary centuries and not decades
    `Centuries are needed for all    those things, not decades.'
Example #6:

    c. ...grazdanite trjabva             da znajat     tova nesto.
    the.citizens is-necessary     to know.3P that thing
    `...the citizens need to know    that thing.'
Example #7:

    (7)    ...vsjako novo nesto e dobre zabraveno staro.
    every new     thing is well forgotten old
    `...every new thing is a well-forgotten old one.'
Example #8:

    iskajki nesto         po-dobro.
    want.GER something better
    `Two years ago people voted decisively for change, wanting something better.'