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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:

McGinnis, Martha (1999). Reflexive clitics and the specifiers of vP.

URL: http://www.ucalgary.ca/~mcginnis/papers/MWPL35.pdf

(Last accessed 2006-02-11).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2146&langcode=als (2021-09-27).


Example #1:

    (7)    a.     Secili libėr   iu kthye          autorit tė tij.
    each book.NOM CL return.NACT author.DAT its
    `Each book(x) was returned to its(x) author.'
Example #2:

    b.   * Agimi ia ktheu secilin liber          autorit tė tij.
    A.NOM CL return each book.ACC author.DAT its
    `Agim returned to its(x) author each book(x).'
Example #3:

    (8)    a.     Agimi ia dha secilit djalė       pagėn e tij.
    A.NOM CL give each boy.DAT pay.ACC his
    `Agim gave to each boy(x) his(x) pay.'
Example #4:

    b.   * Secilit djalė iu dha          paga i tij.
    each boy.DAT CL gave.NACT pay.NOM his
    `Each boy(x) was given his(x) pay.'