ODIN

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:

Gereon Mueller (1998). Incomplete Category Fronting.

URL: http://www.ids-mannheim.de/gra/texte/mu45.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 159&langcode=ewe (2018-01-22).

 

Example #1:

    b. *Kofi1 e     me gble na      t1 [ CP be     wo fo Kosi ]
    Kofi FOC I said to                  that   he hit Kosi
    `It was Kofi that I told   that he hit     Kosi.'
Example #2:

    (26)    Kofi1 e     me gble na t1 [ CP be *wo/ fo Kosi ]
    Kofi FOC I said to              that he hit Kosi
    `It was Kofi that I told that he hit Kosi.'