ODIN

The Online Database of Interlinear Text

 

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Taro Kageyama (2001). Word plus.

URL: http://www.leidenuniv.nl/hil/japanese/kageyama.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 167&langcode=jpn (2018-07-20).

 

Example #1:

    (5) a.   Ken-wa sukiyaki-o          tabe, Naomi-wa susi-o       tabe-ta.
    K-TOP sukiyaki-ACC eat N-TOP               sushi-ACC eat-PAST
    `Ken ate sukiyaki, and Naomi sushi.'
Example #2:

    c. *Ken-wa [N inu-goya]-o tukuri,          Naomi-wa [usagi-goya]-o        tukut-ta.
    K.-TOP [dog-house]-ACC make N.-TOP [rabbit-house]-ACC make-PAST
    `Ken made a doghouse, and Naomi a rabbit-house.'
Example #3:

    siriai-da.
    acquainted-is
    the ex-president.'
Example #4:

    (7) a. Tookyoo-ni iru          [moto|booeki-gaisya|syatyoo]
    Tokyo-in is(animate) ex- trading-company president
    `the ex-president of a trading company, who is in Tokyo'
Example #5:

    b. *Tookyoo-ni aru            [moto|booeki-gaisya|syatyoo]
    Tokyo-in is(inanimate)     ex-     trading-company president
    intended meaning: `the ex-president of a trading company which is located in Tok
Example #6:

    (12) a. [[kokuritu-daigaku] | [zen|gakutyoo]]
    national-university former president
    `former president of a national university'
Example #7:

    b. [boo| [[kokuritu-daigaku] |[zen|gakutyoo]]]
    certain [national-university former president]
    `a certain ex-president of a national university'
Example #8:

    sensei-ga [yooroppa : go-taizai] no ori
    teacher-NOM [Europe : HONORIFIC-stay] GEN occasion
    `while the teacher stayed in Europe'
Example #9:

    *yooroppa | go-taizai-kikan
    Europe      HONORIFIC-stay-period
    `the period of the stay in Europe'
Example #10:

    [[kono zikken] : syuuryoo]-go ni (Shibatani & Kageyama 1988)
    [[this experiement] : finish] after DAT
    `after this experiment is completed'
Example #11:

    *[sono ryooriten] | keieisya
    that restaurant manager
    `manager of that restaurant'
Example #12:

    (22) a. [In a book preface] hon|syo no mokuteki wa . . .
    this |book GEN purpose TOP
    `The purpose of this book is . . . .'
Example #13:

    (31) a. Gaimu-daizini wa           [NP doo|daizini no hisyo] o             semeta.
    Foreign-Ministeri TOP [said-ministeri GEN secretary] ACC blamed
    lit. `The Foreign Ministeri blamed the said ministeri's secretary.'
Example #14:

    b. Koosei-syooi wa            [NP doo|syooi no syokuin] ni        tuutatu o     dasita.
    Welfare-Ministryi TOP [said-ministryi GEN staff] DAT notice ACC sent
    lit. `The Ministry of Welfarei sent notice to the staff of the said ministryi.'
Example #15:

    (32) a. Gaimu-daizini wa           [N moto|[doo|daizini |hisyo]] o           semeta.
    Foreign-Ministeri TOP [former [said-ministeri|secretary] ACC blamed
    lit. `The Foreign Ministeri blamed the former secretary of the said ministeri.'
Example #16:

    b. Koosei-syooi wa            [N doo|syooi | syokuin] ni      tuutatu o       dasita.
    Welfare-Ministryi TOP [said-ministryi|staff] DAT notice ACC sent
    lit. `The Ministry of Welfarei sent notice to the staff of the said ministryi.'
Example #17:

    (54) Kare wa       moto    no    monbu-daizin        desu.
    he TOP      one-time GEN education-minister is
    `He was formerly a Minister of Education.'
Example #18:

    b. *moto|[ [ima Oosaka ni sundeiru] Koobe-simin]
    former [ [now Osaka IN living] Kobe-citizen]
    `formerly a citizen of Kobe, who now lives in Osaka'
Example #19:

    (58) a. *moto|[kamemoti no keieisya]
    former [rich GEN manager]
    `formerly a rich manager'
Example #20:

    b. *moto|[gaikoku kara kita hitobito no kyoryuuti]
    former [foreign-country FROM came people GEN settlement]
    `formerly a settlement of the people coming from foreign countries'