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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:

Peter de Swart (2003). Dative Pronouns, Binding, and Empty Prepositions.

URL: http://oase.uci.kun.nl/~pdeswart/presentations/Binding%20handout.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 788&langcode=afr (2021-09-17).


Example #1:

    Hyi gedra homi baie sleg
    He behaves him very bad
    `He behaves very badly.'
Example #2:

    (30)   a.   Ek sien vir jou later
    I see for you later
    `I'll see you later.'
Example #3:

    b. Hy het vir my geslaan
    he has for me hit
    `He hit me.'
Example #4:

    c.   Mevrou, kan ek [P jou] help?
    Madam can I you help
    `Madam, can I help you?'