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:

Géraldine Legendre (1996). Optimal Romanian clitics.

URL: http://www.cog.jhu.edu/faculty/legendre/papers/Hag12.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2819&langcode=ron (2021-04-10).


Example #1:

    (1)      a.       Ce    a      spus Ion?
    what aux3SG said John
    `What has John said?'
Example #2:

    b.       Cu cine te -ai         dus la litoral?
    with whom refl aux2SG go the coast
    `With whom did you go to the coast?'
Example #3:

    (5)      a.      Ion putuse     veni.
    John could3SG come
    'John had been able to come.'
Example #4:

    b.       Poate     Ion veni mine?
    can3SG John come tomorrow
    `Can John come tomorrow?'
Example #5:

    (6)      a.      Vine       Ion?
    come3SG John
    `Is John coming?'
Example #6:

    b.       O pot        vedea. (*pot vedea-o).
    her can1SG see
    `(I) can see her.'
Example #7:

    c.         Nu mai poate         scrie.
    neg still can3SG write
    `(He) cannot write again.'
Example #8:

    b.       Ce a          spus Ion?
    what aux3SG said John
    `What has John said?'
Example #9:

    (12)      a. R       Am         plecat.
    aux1SG left
    `(I) have left.'
Example #10:

    (13)     a. R     Va         mai vedea-o.
    will1SG again see her
    `(I) will see her again.'
Example #11:

    (19)     a. R              Poate scrie.
    can3SG write
    (He) can write.'
Example #12:

    (22)      a.          Am         plecat.
    have1SG left
    '(I) have left.'
Example #13:

    (24)      l pot       vedea.
    him can1SG see
    `(I) can see him.'
Example #14:

    (25)       Mai spune-mi!
    again tell-IMP me
    `tell me again!'