The Online Database of Interlinear Text


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Wijnen,Frank, Masja Kempen and Steven Gillis (2000). Root Infinitives in Dutch Early Child Language: An Effect of Input?.

URL: http://atila-ftp.uia.ac.be/cnts/pdf/20010607.8130.Wijkemgi.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-03-08).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 618&langcode=nld (2019-01-21).


Example #1:

    1     a     Maurits zoent Marilène.
    Maurice kiss-3SG Marilyn
    `Maurice is kissing Marilyn'
Example #2:

    b     Zoent Maurits Marilène?
    kiss-3SG Maurice Marilyn
    `Is Maurice kissing Marilyn?'
Example #3:

    2     a       Maurits wil Marilène zoenen.
    Maurice want-SG Marilyn kiss-INF
    `Maurice wants to kiss Marilyn'
Example #4:

    b       Maurits heeft Marilène gezoend.
    Maurice have-3SG Marilyn kiss-PPT
    `Maurice (has) kissed Marilyn.'
Example #5:

    3     a       Iedereen zag Maurits Marilène zoenen.
    everyone see-SG-PAST Maurice Marilyn kiss-INF
    `Everyone saw Maurice kiss Marilyn.'
Example #6:

    b       Ik zag dat Maurits Marilène zoende.
    I see-SG-PAST that Maurice Marilyn kiss-SG-PAST
    `I saw that Maurice kissed Marilyn.'
Example #7:

    4     a       thee drinken                                             (Niek, 2;7)
    tea drink-INF
    `drink(ing) tea'
Example #8:

    b       die helemaal kapot maken                         (Niek 2;7)
    that+one altogether broken make-INF
    `smash that one'
Example #9:

    c       ook ´ paard stappen                                      (Peter 1;9.20)
    also horse step-INF
    `horse also trot(ting)'
Example #10:

    d       mama radio aan doen                                      (Peter 2;0.7)
    mummy radio on do-INF
    `mummy switch on radio'
Example #11:

    4    a.      mama radio aan doen                    (Peter 2;0.7)
    mummy radio on do-INF
    `Mummy switch on radio'
Example #12:

    b.      eendje zien                            (Matthijs 2;5.1)
    ducky see-INF
    `(I) look at the duck'