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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:

Henriette de Swart & Henk Verkuyl (1999). Tense and Aspect in Sentence and Discourse.

URL: http://www.folli.uva.nl/CD/1999/library/pdf/hhh.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 435&langcode=fin (2018-04-25).

 

Example #1:

    (1.50) b. H rakensi taloa
    He built house-Part
    `He built at a house/worked on a house'
Example #2:

    a. Han rakensi talon
    He built house-Acc
    `He built a/the house'
Example #3:

    (1.52) a. Korjasin radioni
    I repaired my radio-Acc
    I repaired my radio
Example #4:

    b. Korjasin radiotani
    I repaired my radio-Part
    I was repairing my radio
Example #5:

    (1.53) a. #Korjasin radioni tunnin
    I repaired my radio-Acc for an hour
    I repaired my radio for an hour
Example #6:

    b. Korjasin radiotani tunnin
    I repaired my radio-Part for an hour
    I was repairing my radio for an hour
Example #7:

    (1.54) a. Ammu-i-n karhu-a /kah-ta karhu-a/ karhu-j-a
    sho ot-Pst-1sg bear-Part/two-Part bear-Part/ bear-Pl-Part
    I shot at the (a) bear/ at (the) two bears/ at (the) bears
Example #8:

    b. Ammu-i-n karhu-n /kak-si karhu-a/ karhu-t
    sho ot-Pst-1sg bear-Acc/two-Acc bear-Part/bear-Pl-Acc
    I shot the (a) bear/ two bears/ the bears
Example #9:

    (1.55) a. Saa-n #karhu-a /#kah-ta karhu-a/ karhu-j-a
    get-Pst-1sg bear-Part/two-Part bear-Part/ bear-Pl-Part
    I'll get the (a) bear/ at (the) two bears/ at (the) bears
Example #10:

    b. Saa-n karhu-n /kak-si karhu-a/ karhu-t
    gt-Pst-1sg bear-Acc/two-Acc bear-Part/bear-Pl-Acc
    I'll get the (a) bear/ two bears/ the bears
Example #11:

    (1.56) a. Etsi-n karhu-a /kah-ta karhu-a/ karhu-j-a
    seek-Pst-1sg bear-Part/two-Part bear-Part/ bear-Pl-Part
    I'm lo oking for the (a) bear/ at (the) two bears/ at (the) bears
Example #12:

    b. Etsi-n #karhu-n /#kak-si karhu-a/# karhu-t
    seek-Pst-1sg bear-Acc/two-Acc bear-Part/bear-Pl-Acc
    I'm looking for the (a) bear/ two bears/ the bears