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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:

Han, Chung-hye (1998). The Structure and Interpretation of Imperatives: Mood and Force in Universal Grammar.

URL: http://www.cis.upenn.edu/~ircs/download/techreports/1998/98-29.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-05-11).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1078&langcode=bul (2018-10-17).

 

Example #1:

    13 a.       Ne  ceti!
    Neg read-2sg.Imp
    `Don't read!'
Example #2:

    Ela           i mi ka zi!
    come-2sg.Imp and me tell-2sg.Imp
    `Come and tell me!' Hauge 1976, 5 cf. Rivero 1994c, 35
Example #3:

    Ceti         ja!
    read-2sg.Imp it
    `Read it!'
Example #4:

    a. Ceti         ja!
    read-2sg.Imp it
    `Read it!'
Example #5:

    b. Ne ja  ceti!
    Neg it read-2sg.Imp
    `Don't read it!'
Example #6:

    Ela           i mi ka zi!
    come-2sg.Imp and me tell-2sg.Imp
    `Come and tell me!' Hauge 1976, 5 cf. Rivero 1994c, 35
Example #7:

    b. *Ivan nasto java ti govor
    Ivan insists you speak-2sg.Imp
    `Ivan insists that you speak.'
Example #8:

    Ko j kak udari Ivan?
    who how hit Ivan
    `Who hit Ivan how?'
Example #9:

    a.    kustata li namerixte vie?
    house-the Q found-2pl you
    `Was it the house that you found?' Rudin 1985, 64
Example #10:

    b.    Izparatix li mu kniga?
    send-1sg Q him book
    `Did I send him a book?' Rivero 1993, 569
Example #11:

    c.    Ne mu li go dadoxte?
    Neg him Q it gave-2pl
    `Didn't you give it to him?' Izvorski, King and Rudin 1997, 11
Example #12:

    a.       Dali Ivan ne pie kafe ili ca j?
    Dali Ivan Neg drink co ee or tea
    `Is Ivan not drinking co ee or tea?' yes-no, alternativeQ
Example #13:

    b.       Ne pie li Ivan kafe ili ca j?
    Neg drink li Ivan co ee or tea
    `Isn't Ivan drinking co ee or tea?' yes-no Q