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:

Bickel, Balthasar (1999). Grammatical relations, agreement, and genetic stability.

URL: http://www.uni-leipzig.de/~bickel/research/papers/gr_agr_stab.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-05-31).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1234&langcode=deu (2020-08-04).


Example #1:

    b. *Sie             hoff-te        [i   in Kalifornien nie       kalt zu    sein].
    3SG.F.NOM hope-3SG.PT        DAT in C.:DAT            never cold to be:INF
    `She hoped not to feel cold in California.'
Example #2:

    b. Ihr            ist              kalt.
    3SG.F.DAT be:3SG.NPT cold
    `She feels cold.'
Example #3:

    (21) a.   Dem                  Lehrer              schmeck-t         Bier.
    ART:M.SG.DAT         teacher(M):SG.DAT                     be.tasty-3SG.PT   beer(N):SG.NOM
    `The teacher likes beer.' (lit., `to the teacher, beer is tasty')
Example #4:

    a. *der             Bier                schmeck-end-e              Lehrer
    ART:M.SG.NOM beer(N):SG.NOM be.tasty-ACT.P-M.SG.NOM teacher(M):SG.NOM
    `the teacher who likes beer'
Example #5:

    b. Der             Lehrer                       mag           Bier.
    ART:M.SG.NOM teacher(M):SG.NOM             like:3SG.PT beer(N):SG.NOM
    `The teacher likes beer.'
Example #6:

    b. der              Bier                  mg-end-e                    Lehrer
    ART:M.SG.NOM beer(N):SG.NOM like-ACT.P-M.SG.NOM teacher(M):SG.NOM
    `the teacher who likes beer'
Example #7:

    c.   Sie              sah,          [dass                  ihn                schwindel-te].
    3SG.F:NOM see:3SG.PT COMP                             3SG.M:DAT feel.dizzy-3SG.PT
    `She saw that he felt dizzy.'