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:

Judith Tonhauser (2001). An Approach to Polarity Sensitivity and Negative Concord by Lexical Underspeciļ¬cation.

URL: http://cslipublications.stanford.edu/HPSG/1/hpsg00tonhauser.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1437&langcode=ita (2020-08-10).


Example #1:

    (5)    Non ha visto nessun gatto.           (from Tovena (1996))
    not has seen no      cat
    `S/he hasn't seen any cat.'
Example #2:

    (8)    a.   Chi ha cantato? Nessuno.
    who has sung     nob ody
    `Who did sing? Nob ody.'
Example #3:

    b.   Nessuno ha cantato.
    Nob ody has sung
    `Nob ody sang.'