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:

Mathieu, Eric (2004). The Mapping of Form and Interpretation: The Case of Optional WH-Movement.

URL: http://people.umass.edu/roeper/711-05/Mtheiu%20wh-opt02.pdf

(Last accessed ).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2761&langcode=deu (2019-06-19).

 

Example #1:

    (41) a. Jedes Kind hat fünf Katzen gesehen.                                    (German)
    every child has five cats seen
    `There are five cats such that every child saw them.'
Example #2:

    b. Katzeni hat jedes Kind fünf ti gesehen.
    cats has every child five seen
    * `There are five cats such that every child saw them.'
Example #3:

    (42) Fünf Katzeni hat jedes Kind ti gesehen.                                                   (German)
    five cats has every child seen
    `There are five cats such that every child saw them.'