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:

Amy Rose Deal (2005). Pro-drop, topic-drop, and the functional lexicon.

URL: http://people.umass.edu/amyrose/Deal_thesis_final.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3378&langcode=por (2021-07-29).


Example #1:

    (41)a. comprei     um carro ontem                      Brazilian Portuguese
    bought-1sg a car yesterday
    `I bought a car yesterday'
Example #2:

    b. *O que (que) comprei     ontem?
    What that bought-1sg yesterday
    `What did I buy yesterday?'