The Online Database of Interlinear Text


The following interlinear glossed text data was extracted from a document found on the World Wide Web via a semi-automated process. The data presented here could contain corruption (degraded or missing characters), so the source document (link below) should be consulted to ensure accuracy. If you use any of the data shown here for research purposes, be sure to cite ODIN and the source document. Please use the following citation record or variant thereof:

Karen Miller and Cristina Schmitt (2004). The Interpretation of Indefinites and Bare Singulars in Spanish Child Language.

URL: http://www.msu.edu/~mille735/HLS_paper_2003.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2595&langcode=spa (2020-09-27).


Example #1:

    (5)      a.    Nicolás está buscando una casa.              (neg > a, a > neg)
    Nicolás is looking for a      house
    "Nicolás is looking for a house."
Example #2:

    b.    Nicolás está buscando casa.                  (neg > a, *a > neg)
    Nicolás is looking for house
    "Nicolás is looking for a house."
Example #3:

    (8)      a.   Llegaron ayer        todos los invitados.
    Arrived yesterday all       the guests
    "All the guests arrived yesterday."
Example #4:

    b.   *Llegaron ayer        invitados.
    Arrived    yesterday guests
    "Guests arrived yesterday."