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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:

Geraldine Legendre (1999). ON THE STATUS AND POSITIONING OF VERBAL CLITICS.

URL: http://www.cog.jhu.edu/faculty/legendre/papers/NLLT31.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1265&langcode=ita (2019-08-20).

 

Example #1:

    (5) I   a.      Che cosa ha visto Gianni?
    what     have3SG seen G
    `What did Gianni see?'
Example #2:

    (7) I   a.      *Che cosa Gianni ha visto.?
    what     G     have3SG seen
    `What did Gianni see?'
Example #3:

    I   b.      ?*Gianni si domanda che cosa ha visto Mario.
    G      wonder3SG      what   hasIND seen M
    `Gianni wonders what Mario saw'
Example #4:

    I   c.      Gianni si domanda che cosa Mario abbia fatto.
    G     wonder3SG what       M hasSUBJ done
    `Gianni wonders what Mario did'
Example #5:

    (10) I   a.      Avendo Gianni perso il treno, arrivammo in ritardo
    having G        missed the train arrived-we late
    `Gianni having missed the train, we arrived late'