The Online Database of Interlinear Text


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Ralph Charles Blight (2004). Head Movement, Passive, and Antipassive in English.

URL: http://www.lib.utexas.edu/etd/d/2004/blightr09910/blightr09910.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3311&langcode=ckt (2021-06-22).


Example #1:

    (4)   a. P?tv?et     jPr?en-nin     mim...-e
    boat-ABS fill-3SG>3.SG water-ERG
    'Water filled the boat'
Example #2:

    b P?tv?et      jPr?et-?i mim...-e
    boat-ABS     fill-3SG   water-INSTR
    'The boat filled with water'
Example #3:

    (14) a. ?aac&ek-a        kimit?-Pn   ne-n...?etet-Pn
    youth-ERG load-ABS 3PL.SUB-carry-3SG.OBJ
    'Young men carried away the load'
Example #4:

    b. ?aac&ek-Pt           ine-n ...?etet-?et      kimit?
    youth-PL(ABS) APASS-carry-3PL.SUBJ load-INSTR
    'Young men carried away a load'
Example #5:

    (15) a. Pm -nan Pt             tP-...?u-Pt
    I-ERG     you.SG(ABS) 1SG.SUB-see-2SG.OBJ
    'I saw you'