The Online Database of Interlinear Text


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Cem Bozsahin. (2000). Directionality and the Lexicon.

URL: http://www.ceng.metu.edu.tr/~bozsahin/dl.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3823&langcode=tur (2021-09-19).


Example #1:

    (4) a. Bir kitap adam, bir dergi          de cocuk oku-du
    a/one book man, a/one magazine conj child read-PAST
    'the man read a book, and the child, a magazine.'
Example #2:

    (5) Kitab-i   adam, dergiyiyse             cocuk oku-du
    book-ACC man magazine-ACC-conj child read-PAST
    'The man read the book, the child, the magazine.'
Example #3:

    (11) ADAM OKUMUS dergiyi,              cocuk DA KITABI
    man    read-PAST magazine-ACC child conj book-ACC
    'The man has read the magazine, and the child, the novel.'
Example #4:

    (12) a. Yazmisł    adam ama okumadi            kimse kitabi
    write-PAST man conj read-NEG-PAST nobody book-ACC
    'The man wrote, but nobody read the book.'