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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:

van Craenenbroeck, Jeroen (2004). Ellipsis in Dutch dialects.

URL: http://users.telenet.be/zorex/linguistics/dissertatie.pdf

(Last accessed 2006-02-26).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2428&langcode=fri (2018-04-21).

 

Example #1:

    (14)    a.       Wui         da?
    where       thatDEM
    'Where?    '
Example #2:

    b.       Tege        wou     da?
    against     whom thatDEM
    'Against     whom?'
Example #3:

    B:     Wr     dat       oer?
    where thatDEM about
    'A: John gave a talk yesterday. B: What about?'
Example #4:

    b.       Mei      wa (*dat)       stie     Jan juster     te       praten?
    with     who    thatDEM stood John yesterday to           talk
    'Who    was John talking to yesterday?'
Example #5:

    B:     Hokker boek (*dat)?
    which book        thatDEM
    'A: I borrowed a book from John. B: Which book?'
Example #6:

    d.       Wa DAT? / * WA dat?
    who thatDEM / who thatDEM
    'Who?'
Example #7:

    ... tnoege hie?
    invited had
    'A: John hadn't just invited Pete. B: No? Who else?            [    Frisian]
Example #8:

    B:     Wr     dat       oer?
    where thatDEM about
    'A: John gave a talk yesterday. B: What about?'
Example #9:

    (155) Jan hat juster       in praatsje holden, mar ik wyt net wroer
    John has yesterday a talk            held    but I know not where.about
    'John gave a talk yesterday, but I don't know what about'             [Frisian]
Example #10:

    (157) a.         Wr giet dat boek OER?
    where goes that book over
    'What is that book ABOUT?'
Example #11:

    (158) a.        WA      giet     dat boek oer?
    who     goes     that book over
    'Who   is that   book ABOUT?'
Example #12:

    b.       Wa      giet     dat BOEK oer?
    who     goes     that book over
    'Who   is that   BOOK about?                                                [Fri
Example #13:

    b.    ? Wroer          dat?
    where.about thatDEM
    'A: John gave a talk yesterday. B: What about?'
Example #14:

    c.      Hokker tiidrek GIET dat boek oer?
    which era        goes     that book about
    'Which era is that book about?'
Example #15:

    B:     Wr     dat       oer?
    where thatDEM about
    'A: John gave a talk yesterday. B: About what?'                               [F
Example #16:

    (165) a.         Wa dat?
    who that
    'Who?'
Example #17:

    b.       Tsjin wa dat?
    against who that
    'Against whom?'
Example #18:

    ... trep      set hie.
    staircase put had
    'He asked who the devil had put the roller skates on the staircase.'    [Frisian
Example #19:

    B:     Wr     dat       oer?
    where thatDEM about
    'A: John gave a talk yesterday. B: About what?'