The Online Database of Interlinear Text


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Dieter Wunderlich (2001). Prelexical syntax and the Voice hypothesis.

URL: http://web.phil-fak.uni-duesseldorf.de/~wdl/Voice.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1361&langcode=cmn (2021-09-24).


Example #1:

    (48) a. nei-ben shu kan-hua-le           Lisi-de yanjing.
    that-CL book read-blur-ASP Lisi-POSS eye
    lit.: That book read by someone made Lisi's eyes blurred
Example #2:

    b. zhe-ge yao           chi-huai-le             ta-de-wei.
    this-CL medicine eat-get.ruined-ASP he-POSS-stomach
    lit.: This medicine eaten by someone ruined his stomach.
Example #3:

    c. nei-ping jiu         he-zui-le               Zhangsan.
    that-CL wine drink-get.drunk-ASP Zhangsan
    lit.: That bottle wine drunk by someone made Zhangsan drunk.
Example #4:

    (51) a. Lisi-de    yanjing bei nei-ben shu         kan-hua-le.
    Lisi-POSS eye       BEI that-CL book       read-blur-ASP
    `Lisi's eyes got blurred by (his) reading that book'
Example #5:

    b. ta-de-wei           bei zhe-ge yao            chi-huai-le
    he-POSS-stomach BEI this-CL medicine eat-get.ruined-ASP
    `His stomach got ruined by (his) taking this medicine'