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:

Dieter Wunderlich (1999). The force of lexical case.

URL: http://web.phil-fak.uni-duesseldorf.de/~wdl/ForceCase.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1027&langcode=deu (2019-04-22).

 

Example #1:

    a. G ?Ich sah ihm den Film gefallen.
    I saw he.DAT the film.ACC like
    `I saw him like the film'
Example #2:

    b. ?Ich sah ihm den Mantel gezeigt werden.
    I saw him.DAT the coat.ACC shown be
    `I saw him be shown the coat'
Example #3:

    d. ?Ich sah ihm den Film gefallen.
    I saw him.DAT the film.ACC like
    `I saw him like the film'