The Online Database of Interlinear Text


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Peter Günther Öhl (2003). Economical Computation of Structural Descriptions in Natural Language.

URL: http://elib.uni-stuttgart.de/opus/volltexte/2003/1419/pdf/DissertationOehl.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3628&langcode=ben (2019-07-19).


Example #1:

    b) Ami bol-lam chele-TA je lingwistiks pORe.
    I - said - boyDEF - SUB - linguistics - studies
    'I said that the boy studied linguistics.'
Example #2:

    (208) a) o    je    nachlo, *(sheTa) amaderke hashalo.
    he - SUB - danced - this - us - amused
    'that he danced, this amused us.'
Example #3:

    b) chele-TA je lingwistiks pORe, *(sheTa) ami bol-lam.
    boy - SUB - linguistics - studies - this - I - said
    'that the boy studies linguistics, this I said.'
Example #4:

    (ii) amar mone hOe [ (je) [ chele(-Ta) (je) [VP lingwistiks poR-be ]] Ek din
    (I think) - SUB - boyDEF - SUB  linguistics - readFUT - one - day
    'I think that one day the boy will study linguistics.'
Example #5:

    b) *Ami bol-lam chele-TA lingwistiks je PORE.
    I - said - boyDEF - linguistics - SUB - studies
    "I said that the boy studied Linguistics."
Example #6:

    (214) lingwistiks-i       chele-TA poR-be
    linguistics -TOP - boyDEF - readFUT
    'Linguistics, the boy will study.'