The Online Database of Interlinear Text


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Norberto Moreno Quibén (2001). Datives, Quirky Subjects and PRO in Spanish.

URL: http://minimalism.linguistics.arizona.edu/AMSA/PDF/AMSA-189-0106.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 64&langcode=spa (2020-08-08).


Example #1:

    (6)       Me sobra contigo
    To me is-enough with you
    I have more than enough with you
Example #2:

    (7)       Me basta contigo.
    To me suffices with you
    You are enough for me
Example #3:

    (8)       Me gustas tú
    To me like you
    I like you
Example #4:

    (11)    No me agrada [ PRO sobrar ]
    Not to me like to be in the way
    I am not pleased to be in the way
Example #5:

    (13)     Me agrada [ gustarte PROTHEME] / [PROTHEME gustarte]
    To me pleases to like you
    It pleases to me to like you
Example #6:

    (15)     Me agrada [CP PROTHEME gustar a las mujeres ]
    To me pleases to like women
    It pleases me to like women
Example #7:

    (19)     Me gustan [NP las mujeres]
    To-me like the women
    `I like women'
Example #8:

    (21) Me gustan [NP hombres y mujeres]
    To-me like men and women
    `I like men and women'
Example #9:

    (22) Me gustan [NP mujeres que se dediquen a las Matemáticas]
    To-me like women that are mathematicians
    `I like women that are mathematicians'