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:

Alboiu, Gabriela, Michael Barrie & Chiara Frigeni (2002). SE and the Unaccusative-Unergative Paradox.

URL: http://www.yorku.ca/galboiu/documents/Antwerp-03-APL.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-03-29).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 865&langcode=por (2019-03-24).


Example #1:

    (1)    O       João    lavou         - *(se) (a              si     mesmo)                  [EP]
    the     John    washed.3SG - *(SE) (to.ACC            SELF same.M)
    `John washed himself.'
Example #2:

    (5)    a.      Caiem           rochas           da              montanha.                    [EP]
    fall            rocks            from.the        mountain
    `Stones are falling from the mountain.'
Example #3:

    b.      * Trabalham                crianças.                                        [EP]
    work.3PL                   children
    `Children are working.'
Example #4:

    c.      * Lavam-se                 crianças     na     banheira.                    [EP]
    wash.3PL-SE                children     in.the tub
    `Children are washing themselves in the tub.'
Example #5:

    b.      Sujou-se               de     propósito.                                   [EP]
    dirtied.3SG-SE         of     purpose
    `S/He deliberately dirtied her/himself.'
Example #6:

    b.      O João          suicidou-se       (* a si mesmo)                              [EP]
    the John        suicides-SE       (*to SELF same)
    `John committed suicide.'
Example #7:

    b.      Os alunos       lembraram-se            (do exame).                          [EP]
    the students    remembered-SE           (of.the exam)
    `The students remembered the exam.'
Example #8:

    (35)   a.       O João          esqueceu-se      dos livros.                                  [EP]
    the John        forgot-SE        of.the books
    `John forgot the books.'
Example #9:

    b.     O       João     se       esqueceu       dos      livros
    the     John     SE       forgot         of.the books
    "John forgot the books."
Example #10:

    (i)     A Maria          lavou-(*se)           as mãos.                             [EP]
    the Maria        washes-(*SE.DAT) the hands.
    `Maria is washing her hands.'