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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:

Angelika Kratzer and Junko Shimoyama (2002). Indeterminate Pronouns.

URL: http://semanticsarchive.net/Archive/WEwNjc4Z/Indeterminate%20Pronouns.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2528&langcode=jpn (2022-01-27).


Example #1:

    (2)   a.     [[Dono hon-o       yonda]      kodomo]       -mo yoku nemutta.
    which book-ACC read           child         -MO well slept
    `For every book x, the child who read x slept well.'
Example #2:

    b.     Taro-wa [[dare-ga katta] mochi]-o             tabemasita ka?
    Taro-TOP who-NOM bought rice cake-ACC ate                 Q
    `Who is the x such that Taro ate rice cakes that x bought?'
Example #3:

    (i)              Hotondo-no       gakusei-ga         utatta.
    most-NO          student-NOM        sang
    `Most students sang.'