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:

TRAVIS, CATHERINE (2003). The semantics of the Spanish subjunctive: Its use in the natural semantic metalanguage.

URL: http://www.degruyter.de/journals/cogling/pdf/14_47.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-03-08).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 731&langcode=spa (2020-08-10).


Example #1:

    (2) yo quiero que         alguien      haga   algo
    I     want COMP someone            do-SJV something
    `I want someone to do something.'3
Example #2:

    Yo quiero               que         él  vaya.
    I      want-1SG         COMP him go-3SG.SJV
    `I want him to go.'
Example #3:

    Tal vez      está /               esté          aquí.
    maybe        be-3SG.IND / be-3SG.SJV            here
    `Maybe he is here.'
Example #4:

    No pienso           que        ? está /       esté       dormida.
    not think-1SG COMP be-3SG.IND / be-3SG.SJV asleep
    `I don't think she is asleep.'
Example #5:

    `estuviera                  en           Londres.
    be-3SG.IMPF.SJV             in           London
    `I didn't know he was in London.'
Example #6:

    (24)   a. X quiere V-INF
    X wants V-INF
    `X wants to V'
Example #7:

    b. X quiere que Y V-SJV
    X wants that Y V-SJV
    `X wants Y to V'