The Online Database of Interlinear Text


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Chih-Chen Jane Tang (2005). The Syntax and Semantics of Demonstratives in Paiwan*.

URL: http://ccms.ntu.edu.tw/~gilntu/data/workshop%20on%20Austronesian/14%20tang.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3520&langcode=cmn (2021-10-22).


Example #1:

    (ii)      *ta lai-le     zuotian.
    He come-LE yesterday
    `He came yesterday.'
Example #2:

    (ii)     a.        na yi jian xin-de qunzi
    that one CL new-DE skirt
    `that new skirt'
Example #3:

    b.        xin-de na yi jian qunzi
    new-DE that one CL skirt
    `(lit) new that skirt'
Example #4:

    (76)     a.      zhe yi ben shi wo-de. na yi ben shi ni-de.
    this one CL be I-DE that one CL be you-DE
    `This is mine; that is yours.'
Example #5:

    b.      zhe yi ben wo-de. na yi ben ni-de.
    this one CL I-DE that one CL you-DE
    `(lit) This mine; that yours.'