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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:

Veneeta Dayal (2003). MULTIPLE WH QUESTIONS (SynCom #66).

URL: http://www.semanticsarchive.net/Archive/zgwYTExN/multiplewh.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1432&langcode=cmn (2018-07-20).

 

Example #1:

    29a. ni     xiang-zhidao [Lisi zeme mai-le     sheme]
    you   wonder        Lisi how bought-ASP what
    "For   what object x, you wonder how Lisi bought x?"
Example #2:

    b. ni zui xihuan [piping shei de shu]
    You most like     criticize who REL book
    "For which x, you like the book that criticizes x?"
Example #3:

    103a. ni zui xihuan [piping shei de shu]
    You most like     criticize who REL book
    "For which x, you like the book that criticizes x?"
Example #4:

    b. ni xiang-zhidao [Lisi zeme mai-le         sheme]
    you wonder        Lisi how bought-ASP bought
    "For what object x, you wonder how Lisi bought x?"