The Online Database of Interlinear Text


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Dieter Wunderlich (1999). Category changing and argument changing operations in derivational morphology.

URL: http://user.phil-fak.uni-duesseldorf.de/~wdl/Diathese.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 977&langcode=cmn (2021-09-24).


Example #1:

    Nei-ping jiu     zui-dao-le          Lisi.
    that-CL wine inebriate-fall-PERF Lisi
    `That bottle of wine inebriated Lisi such that he fell down'
Example #2:

    a. Ta      ku-de    shoujuan        quan shi le.
    he     cry-DE handkerchief all wet FIN
    `He cried such that the handkerchief got all wet'
Example #3:

    b. Lisi zhui-de Zhangsan hen lei.
    L      chase-DE Z            very tired
Example #4:

    a. Lisi ku-shi-le          hao ji-kauai shoujuan.
    Lisi cry-get.wet-LE well some-CL handkerchief
    `Lisi cried and as a result some handkerchiefs got wet'