The Online Database of Interlinear Text


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Peter Ackema & Ad Neeleman (2007). Morphology ≠ SyntaX.

URL: http://www.phon.ucl.ac.uk/home/ad/publications/1.3.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3790&langcode=nld (2018-10-18).


Example #1:

    (11)   a.      dat [*(de dichter) *(nieuwe ganzeveren) probeert]]
    that the poet new quills out-tries
    `that the poet tries out new quills'
Example #2:

    (19)               *Ik geloof dat Jan en Piet zich [kapot [samen werken]]
    I think that John and Pete themselves to-pieces together-work
    `I think that John and Pete cooperate so much that it exhausts them'
Example #3:

    (20)           dat Jan zich [suf [stijl danst]]
    that John himself drowsy style dances
    `that John ballroom-dances so much that he becomes drowsy'
Example #4:

    (21)   a.      [[(*te) staan] plaats]
    (to) stand place
    `standing room'
Example #5:

    b.      dat hij haar [heeft [proberen te verstaan]]
    that he her has try to understand
    `that he has tried to understand her'
Example #6:

    (22)   a.      [[fonkel (*en)] nieuw]
    twinkle (INF) new
Example #7:

    b.      dat hij de diamant [ziet [fonkel *(en)]]
    that he the diamond sees sparkle (INF)
    `that he sees the diamond sparkle'
Example #8:

    (25)           [Nacht [[wind surf] en]] is gevaarlijk.
    night wind surf INF is dangerous.
    `Windsurfing at night is dangerous'
Example #9:

    (26)             *dat (er) de hele nacht [honde blaft]
    that (there) the whole night dog-barks
    `that dogs are barking all night'
Example #10:

    (28)    a.       [N honden [N geN blafV ]]
    dogs GE bark
    `barking by dogs'
Example #11:

    (41)           Vind jij dat groen? *Nou, hooguit achtig.
    Find you this green? Well, at-best like
    `Do you think that is green? Well, somewhat like it at best.'
Example #12:

    b.      een [A [PP uit je bol] achtig] gevoel
    a out-of your head like feeling
    `a rather euphoric feeling'