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:

CHUNG-HYE HAN (1998). Cross-linguistic Variation in the Compatibility of Negation and Imperatives.

URL: http://www.sfu.ca/~chunghye/papers/wccfl17long.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2935&langcode=ita (2020-08-10).


Example #1:

    (1 2 )   a.     Dagli             ben una risposta!
    give-2sg.Imp-him indeed an answer
    `Do give him an answer!' (Zanuttini 1997:135)
Example #2:

    (1 3 )   a.     Fallo         pure!
    do-2sg.Imp-it indeed
    `Go ahead and do it!' (Zanuttini 1997:135)
Example #3:

    c.   * Ti ordino (di/che) fallo!
    you order (of/that) do-2sg.Imp-it
    `I order you (of/that) do it!' (Italian)