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:

Bingfu Lu (1998). Left-right asymmetries of word order variation.

URL: http://www.usc.edu/dept/LAS/ealc/chinling/articles/dis364.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1216&langcode=deu (2020-08-04).


Example #1:

    (19)    a.      ... weil ja doch zwei Cellisten in diesem Hotel abgestiegen sind.
    Since indeed two cellists in this      hotel have-taken-rooms
    `...since two cellists have taken rooms in this hotel, indeed.'
Example #2:

    b.      ... weil zwei Cellisten ja doch in diesem Hotel abgestiegen sind.
    Since two cellists   indeed in this     hotel have-taken-rooms
Example #3:

    (29)     a.        zehn schöne rote hölzerne Kugeln
    ten pretty red wooden ball
    `ten pretty red wooden balls'
Example #4:

    b.        schöne zehn rote hölzerne Kugeln
    pretty ten red wooden ball
    `the ten red wooden balls that are pretty'