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:

István Kenesei (1993). On the Syntactic Options of Focus.

URL: http://www.nytud.hu/oszt/igazg/kenesei/publ/focusopt98.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3301&langcode=fin (2018-10-21).


Example #1:

    (23)    a.   Jussi sanoi [CP että [FP Mattii-pa [IP ei luki sen kirjan]]]
    Jussi said        that    Matti-F              read that book-ACC
    `Jussi said that it was Matti that read that book'
Example #2:

    (i)    Minä            ol-i-n                  tul-lut
    I-NOM           be-PAST-1SG come-PPART.SG
    `I had come.'
Example #3:

    (ii)   Minä      e-n            ol-lut                   tul-lut
    I-NOM NEG-1SG            be.PAST-PPART.SG come-PPART.SG
    `I had not come.'