The Online Database of Interlinear Text


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Hoyt, Frederick M. L. (2000). Agreement, specificity effects, and phrase structure in rural Palestinian Arabic existential constru.

URL: http://comp.ling.utexas.edu/fmhoyt/Hoyt(00)_MAThesis.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3606&langcode=heb (2021-09-17).


Example #1:

    (i)     dan rac ¸slo¸sa kilometrim arukim
    Dan ran three kilometers long
    "Dan ran three kilometers."
Example #2:

    (i)     ha-¸slo¸sim ¸sékel
    the-three shekel
    "the three shekels"
Example #3:

    (ii)    ha-méa      kilo
    the-hundred kilo
    "the hundred kilos"
Example #4:

    (6)    a.   henaxti et ha-sefer hahu al ha-¸sulxan
    put1S ACC the-book that on the-table
    "I put that book on the table."
Example #5:

    b.   henaxti al ha-¸sulxan et ha-sefer hahu
    put1S on the-table ACC the-book that
    "I put on the table that book."
Example #6:

    (7)    a.   lamadti harbe dvarim me-ha ax          ¸sel-i
    learned1S many things from-the brother POSS-CL1S
    "I learned many things from my brother."
Example #7:

    (8)    a.   xataxti prusat lexem ba-sakin haze
    cut1S slice bread with-knife this
    "I cut a slice of bread with this knife."
Example #8:

    b.   xataxti ba-sakin haze prusat lexem
    cut1S with-knife this slice bread
    "I cut a slice of bread with this knife."
Example #9:

    (10)   a.   natanu pras le-Dina
    gave1P prize to-Dina
    "We gave a prize to Dina."
Example #10:

    b.   natanu le-Dina pras
    gave1P to-Dina prize
    "We gave Dina a prize."
Example #11:

    (11)    Q:       mi acar  et ha-roceax?
    who detained ACC the-murderer?
    "Who arrested the murderer?"
Example #12:

    a.       et ha-roceax acra ha-mi¸stara
    ACC the-murderer detained the-police
    "It was the police who arrested the murderer."
Example #13:

    (12)   Q:     le-mi carix le-haxzir et ha-maftaxot?
    to-whom must to-return ACC the-keys?
    "Who do we have to return the keys to?"
Example #14:

    a.     carix le-haxzir le-Rina et ha-maftaxot
    must to-return to-Rina ACC the-keys
    "The keys must be given back to Rina."
Example #15:

    (13)   a.     etmol natan Dani matana le-Rina
    yesterday gave Dani present to-Rina
    "Dani gave Rina a present yesterday."
Example #16:

    (14)   a.     etmol heniax Dani et ha-vaza fial ha-¸sulxan
    yesterday placed Dani ACC the-vase on the-table
    "Yesterday, Dani placed the vase on the table."
Example #17:

    (6-10)          le-haxzir le-Rina  et ha-maftaxot
    to-return to-Rina ACC the-keys
    "to return the keys to Rina"