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:

Christopher Potts (2002). Comparative economy conditions in natural language syntax.

URL: http://www-unix.oit.umass.edu/~potts/potts-nasslli-ecs.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 278&langcode=swe (2021-04-10).


Example #1:

    (64)       a.      Jan sparkar upp bollen.
    Jan kicks up bal l.the
    `Jan kicks the ball up.'
Example #2:

    b.      Jan sparkar bollen upp.
    Jan kicks bal l.the up
    `Jan kicks the ball up.'
Example #3:

    (66)          Jan sparkar bollen rakt       upp.
    Jan kicks bal l.the straight up
    `Jan kicks the ball straight up.'