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:

Lori Donath, (2001). What is the EPP, and does Spanish have it?.

URL: http://www.cas.sc.edu/ling/faculty/dubinsky/SSSW/SSSW01-Donath-abstract.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2909&langcode=spa (2020-08-10).

 

Example #1:

    b. Esa carta, no la otra, Juan *(la) envió     por el correo.
    that letter neg the other Juan Cl sent-3S by the post office
    'That letter, not the other one, Juan sent via the post office.'
Example #2:

    b. En cuanto a ese libro, Juan *(lo) mandó a  la biblioteca.
    (as for )    that book Juan Cl took-3S to the library
    'As for that book, Juan returned it to the library.'
Example #3:

    (3)    a. En cuanto a ese libro, a esta biblioteca (no a la otra), lo mandó Juan.
    (as for )    that book to that library     neg to the other Cl took-3S Juan
    'As for that book, to that library, not the other one, Juan took it.'
Example #4:

    (4) * [A nadie] [esa musica] le gusta.                              (Goodall, To appear)
    to no one that music pleases
    'That music pleases no one.'
Example #5:

    (5)      Esa carta, no la otra, Juan la envió          por el correo.
    that letter neg the other Juan Cl took-3S by the post office
    'That letter, not the other one, Juan sent via the post office.'
Example #6:

    b. ¿Adóndei piensas [que era importante [ir         ti ]    para él ]?
    where think-2S that was important to.go               for him
    'To where do you think that to go was important for    him?'
Example #7:

    b. *       Hablas tu         inglés    mejor     que    (yo) hablo   (yo) español.
    (you) speak (you)      English    better   than    (I) speak    (I) Spanish
    'Yo u speak Engli   sh better   than I   do S   panish'
Example #8:

    Q b. Ha llamado Gigi.
    has called
    'Gigi has called.'