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:

ERIC MATHIEU (1999). WH in situ and the intervention effect*.

URL: http://www.phon.ucl.ac.uk/publications/WPL/99papers/mathieu.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2518&langcode=fra (2018-04-27).

 

Example #1:

    b. A quiI Jean donne tous les restes                        ti?
    to whom Jean gives all           the leftovers
    `To whom does Jean give all the leftovers?'
Example #2:

    b. Qui1   se      demande      qui2 a                       vu     quoi?
    who    himself asks         who has                      seen   what
    `Who wonders who saw what?'
Example #3:

    (30) Il a seulement aimé                 le       livre.
    he has only             liked       the      book
    `He only liked the book.'
Example #4:

    b. *Il a   seulement       AIMÉ qui?
    he has only             liked who
    `Which person (x) he only liked that (x)? i.e. he didn't love (x)'
Example #5:

    b. *Tout    le      monde            a      vu               quoi?     (French)
    all      the     world            has    seen             what
    `What did everyone see?'
Example #6:

    b. *Il a   seulement       AIMÉ qui?                             (French)
    he has only             liked who
    `Which person (x) he only liked that (x)? i.e. he didn't love (x)'
Example #7:

    b. *Il pense que tu        as    acheté            quoi?         (French)
    he thinks that you have bought                  what
    `What does he think you bought?'
Example #8:

    [DP ti     quoii]]]]]?
    what
    `What doesn't Jean like?'
Example #9:

    b. [CP Combieni   a-t-il             lu     de    livres ti]?
    how many has he               read of      books
    `How many books has he read?'
Example #10:

    b. *[CP Combien   a-t-il [VP         beaucoup V lu     de       livres ti]]?
    how many has he              a lot      read   of       books
    `How many books did he read a     lot?'
Example #11:

    [DP ti     quoii]]]]]?
    what
    `What has everyone seen?'