The Online Database of Interlinear Text


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Potsdam, Eric Wh-Questions in Malagasy

URL: http://www.clas.ufl.edu/users/potsdam/papers/AFLA11.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-06-17).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1375&langcode=bul (2019-07-19).


Example #1:

    (20) a. koj kakvo na kogo dade?                                    Pesetsky 2000:19
    who what to whom gave
    `Who gave what to whom?'
Example #2:

    (26) a. koj kude udari Ivan?                                        Pesetsky 2000:22
    who where hit      Ivan
    `Who hit Ivan where?'
Example #3:

    b. *kudekoj udari Ivan
    where who hit      Ivan
    (*`Where did who hit Ivan?')
Example #4:

    (29)     koga kude jade Ana
    when where eat        Ana
    `When did Ana eat where?'