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:

Malamud, Sophia A. (2001). SEMANTICS AND PRAGMATICS OF ARBITRARINESS.

URL: http://www.ling.upenn.edu/~smalamud/sophia_proposal.pdf

(Last accessed 2006-02-11).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2072&langcode=ita (2019-03-25).

 

Example #1:

    e.      In questa cittá in gran parte parlano tedesco.
    In this     city in most part speak.3PL German
    `In this city for the most part they speak German'
Example #2:

    f.       In questa cittá di solito parlano tedesco.
    In this city of usual speak.3PL German
    `In this city usually they speak German'
Example #3:

    c.       Se si é intelligenti, si é di solito fieri.
    If SI is intelligent, SI is usually proud
    `If a person is intelligent, he/she is usually proud.'
Example #4:

    a.      Questa storia si capisce  correttamente.
    This story SI understands correctly
    `One (generally) understands this story correctly.' ( x)
Example #5:

    c.      Dubito che si capisca       questa storia corretamente.
    I.doubt that SI understands this    story correctly
    `I doubt that one understands this story correctly.'