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:

Jürgen Bohnemeyer (2000). TIME REFERENCE ACROSS LANGUAGES.

URL: http://www.mpi.nl/world/persons/private/bohnem/lotboh3.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2594&langcode=spa (2020-08-08).

 

Example #1:

    SPA a. Luego que hubo              terminado        la carta, se sentó                          a leer.
    as soon as      he had(PRT)      finished(PTC)         the letter he sat(PRT) himself to read(INF)
    `After he had finished the letter, he sat down to read.' (Kattán-Ibarra & Pounta
Example #2:

    b. La reunión había         terminado        cuando él llegó.
    the meeting     had(IMPRF) finished(PTC)             when      he arrived(PRT)
    `The meeting had finished when (i.e. by the time that) he arrived.' (Kattán-Ibar
Example #3:

    (42) a. Esta noche he               durmido mal.
    SPA     this night    I have(PRS) slept(PTC)    bad
    `Last (lit. this) night I didn't sleep well.'
Example #4:

    b. *Anoche he                  durmido mal.
    last night      I have(PRS)   slept(PTC)       bad
    `Last night I didn't sleep well.' (Chapado & Garía 1991: 60)