The Online Database of Interlinear Text


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Maria Polinsky and Eric Potsdam (2006). Expanding the scope of control and raising∗.

URL: http://www.fas.harvard.edu/~lingdept/Syntax%20final%20version%20formatted.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3616&langcode=ddo (2022-01-22).


Example #1:

    b. kid-b    corpa             b-oys
    girl.ERG soup.III.ABS      III-made
    `The girl made soup.'
Example #2:

    (11)   a.   kid-b    corpa             b-od-a         y-oqsi/*b-oqsi
    girl.ERG soup.III.ABS    III-make-INF       II-began/*III-began
    `The girl began to make soup.'
Example #3:

    b. kid-b     corpa           b-od-a             y-icis/*b-icis
    girl.ERG soup.III.ABS    III-make-INF       II-continued/*III-continued
    `The girl continued to make soup.'
Example #4:

    (13)   *kid       [nel/pro     corpa          b-od-a]            y-oqsi
    girl.ABS she.ERG        soup.III.ABS   III-make-INF       II-began
    (`The girl began to have her/someone make soup.')
Example #5:

    (15)         kid       [kid-b     corpa             b-od-a ]          y-oqsi
    girl.ABS girl.ERG    soup.III.ABS      III-make-INF      II-began
    `The girl began to make soup.'
Example #6:

    (16)    a.   kid-b     [kid-ba corpa          bod-a ]      akarat     nelsi          FORWARD CONTROL
    girl-ERG girl-ERG soup.ABS       make-INF attempt        gave
    `The girl tried to make soup.'