The Online Database of Interlinear Text


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:

Ihsane, Tabea and Genoveva Puskás (2001). SPECIFIC IS NOT DEFINITE.

URL: http://www.unige.ch/lettres/linge/syntaxe/journal/2/3.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-02-15).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 265&langcode=hun (2021-12-03).


Example #1:

    (4)   a.    Anna lemaradt       a vonatrol.                                 Hungarian
    Anna down-stayed the train-from
    `Anna missed the train.'
Example #2:

    b.    A vonatrol lemaradt         Anna.
    the train-from down-stayed Anna
    `Anna missed the train [specific].'
Example #3:

    (16) a.     Ez a lány                                                                Hungarian
    this the girl
    `the girl'
Example #4:

    (24) a.     Az én ház-am                                                                Hungarian
    the my house-poss.1sg
    `MY house'
Example #5:

    (26) a.       [A lány]        könyve                                                    Hungarian
    the girl-nom book-poss
    `the girl's book'
Example #6:

    b.     [A lánynak] a könyve
    the girl-dat the book -poss
    `the girl's book'
Example #7:

    (27)          A lánynak ez a könyve                                          Hungarian
    the girl-dat this the book-poss
    `this book of the girl's'
Example #8:

    (28) a.     A lánynak vettem meg a könyvét.                                  Hungarian
    the girl-dat bought -I part the book-poss.
    `I bought the girl's book.'