ODIN

The Online Database of Interlinear Text

 

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Heidi Harley (1996). If you have, you can give.

URL: http://www.ai.mit.edu/people/jimmylin/papers/Harley96.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 119&langcode=jpn (2018-01-21).

 

Example #1:

    (3)     a.       [EventP [VP niow] -ase ]
    smell -cause
    hint
Example #2:

    b.        [EventP [EventP [VP niow] - ] -ase]
    smell -happen -cause
    make smell
Example #3:

    John-ga/ni        zibun-no uti-ga aru
    John-N/D          self-gen house-N exist
    "John has his house"
Example #4:

    (14)    a.      John-ga/ni      zibun-no uti-ga aru
    John-N/D        self-gen house-N exist
    "John has his house"
Example #5:

    Tanaka-sensei-ga/nii musume-san-gaj o-ari-nii/*j naru
    T-Prof-N/D         daughter-N      exist-honorific
    Professor Tanaka has his daughter"
Example #6:

    *Zibuni-no musume-ni Tanakai-sensei-ga aru
    self-gen daughter        Tanaka-Prof exist
    "His daughter has Professor Tanaka"
Example #7:

    (15)    a.       Bugs-ga Daffy-ni piza-o ageta
    Bugs-N Daffy-D pizza-A give-Pst
    "Bugs gave a pizza to Daffy"
Example #8:

    b.       Bugs-ga piza-o Daffy-ni ageta
    Bugs-N pizza-A Daffy-D give-Pst
    "Bugs gave Daffy a pizza"
Example #9:

    c.       Bugs-ga tomodati-ni     2-ri       piza-o ageta
    Bugs-N friends-D        2-CL       pizza-A give-Pst
    "Bugs gave two friends pizza."
Example #10:

    d.       ???Bugs-ga piza-o tomodati-ni      2-ri    ageta
    Bugs-N pizza-A friends-Prep        2-CL    give-Pst
    "Bugs gave pizza to two friends"