ODIN

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:

McGinnis, Martha (1998). Locality and Inert Case.

URL: http://minimalism.linguistics.arizona.edu/AMSA/PDF/AMSA-167-0900.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-05-11).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1101&langcode=fra (2018-07-18).

 

Example #1:

    (28)     a.     Jean semble [t avoir         du talent].
    J.    seems       to have of talent
    (`Jean seems to have talent.')
Example #2:

    b.     Jean lui       semble tlui [tJean avoir        du talent].
    J.     to-3sg seems                  to have of talent
    `Jean seems to him/her to have talent.'
Example #3:

    c. ??? Jean semble  Marie [t avoir             du talent].
    J.     seems to M.             to have of talent
    (`Jean seems to Marie to have talent.')
Example #4:

    d.   * (A) Marie semble t        [Jean avoir        du talent].
    to M.       seems           J.     to have of talent
    (`Jean seems to Marie to have talent.')          (Marie-Claude Boivin, p.c.)
Example #5:

    (i)     A qui est-ce que Jean semble avoir            du talent?
    to who is-it that J.      seems to.have of talent
    `To whom does Jean seem to have talent?'