ODIN

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:

Valia Kordoni (2003). VALENCE ALTERNATIONS IN GERMAN.

URL: http://csli-publications.stanford.edu/LFG/8/lfg03kordoni.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3399&langcode=deu (2019-08-23).

 

Example #1:

    (2)     Peter go?     die Blumen mit Wasser.
    Peter.N poured the flowers.A with water
    "Peter watered the flowers".
Example #2:

    (3)     Peter go?            Wasser auf die Blumen.
    Peter.N pour.PAST.3S water.A onto the flowers
    "Peter poured water onto the flowers".
Example #3:

    (6) Peter leerte den Tank.
    Peter.N emptied the tank.A
    "Peter emptied the tank".
Example #4:

    (7) Peter leerte das Wasser aus dem Tank.
    Peter emptied the water.A from the tank
    "Peter emptied the water from the tank".
Example #5:

    (8) *Peter wischte die Tafel von Kreide.
    Peter.N wiped the board.A from chalk
    "*Peter wiped the board of chalk".
Example #6:

    (9) Peter wischte die Tafel.
    Peter.N wiped the board.A
    "Peter wiped the board".
Example #7:

    (10) Peter wischte die Kreide von der Tafel.
    Peter.N wiped the chalk.A from the board
    "Peter wiped the chalk from the board".