The Online Database of Interlinear Text


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Jason Merchant (2001). 5.

URL: http://starling.rinet.ru/~goga/biblio/Merchant/book/Chapter5.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3712&langcode=nld (2018-10-23).


Example #1:

    (56)    * Hoe zwaar heeft zij een [__ behaarde man] ontmoet?                   [Dutch]
    how heavily has she a       haired    man met
    (`How heavily haired a man did she meet?')
Example #2:

    (58)   Hij is (zwaar) behaard, maar ik weet niet hoe zwaar.                           [Dutch]
    he is heavily haired      but   I know not how heavily
    lit. `He is (heavily) haired, but I don't know how heavily.'
Example #3:

    (61)   * Zij heeft een behaarde man ontmoet, maar ik weet niet hoe zwaar.             [Dutch]
    she has a   haired    man met       but   I know not how heavily
    (`She met a haired man, but I don't know how heavily.')