ODIN

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:

Hidekazu Tanaka and Katherine Smith (2006). Locality in Ellipsis.

URL: http://www-users.york.ac.uk/~ht6/pseudogapping.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3713&langcode=deu (2019-04-20).

 

Example #1:

    {*wer /     *wen /      wem}
    who-nom      who-acc who-dat
    `He wants to flatter someone, but they don't know who.'
Example #2:

    {*wer /     wen /      *wem-dat}
    who-nom      who-acc who-dat
    `He wants to praise someone, but they don't know who.'
Example #3:

    wem       [TP er will   jenmandem     schmeicheln ]
    who-dat         he wants someone-dat        flatter
    `He wants to flatter someone, but they don't know who.'