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:

Ekkehard König & Peter Siemund (1988). Speech Act Distinctions in Grammar.

URL: http://www.unipv.it/wwwling/koenig3.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3403&langcode=swe (2021-04-10).


Example #1:

    a. Lars        läser       tidningen.
    Lars        reads       the newspaper
    `Lars is   reading the newspaper.'
Example #2:

    b. Läser       Lars        tidningen?
    reads       Lars        the newspaper
    `Is Lars   reading the newspaper?'