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:

Hofherr, Patricia Cabredo (2003). Inflected Complementizers and the Licensing of Non-referential Pro-drop.

URL: http://uts.cc.utexas.edu/~tls/2001tls/Hofherr.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-06-01).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1256&langcode=deu (2020-08-04).


Example #1:

    b. weil [IP pro       [VP dem Kind ein Buch           geschenkt wurde]]. (Ge)
    since                 the child.dat a book.nom   given was
    `since a book   was given to the child.'             (VP-internal subject)
Example #2:

    *Regnete           gestern?
    rained expl yesterday
    `Did it rain yesterday?'                             (weather pro)
Example #3:

    (21)      [CP Hier           wird [IP [VP cog gebaut. ]]]                                (Ge)
    here      werden.3sg         built
    `Here is built. = Here there is building going on.'