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:

de Swart, Peter (2003). Transitivity and the Unmarked Object.

URL: http://baserv.uci.kun.nl/~pdeswart/presentations/vancouver.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-03-29).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1272&langcode=spa (2020-08-08).


Example #1:

    a. Busco        mi sombrero.
    search.1sg my hat
    `I seek my hat.'
Example #2:

    b. El entusiasmo vence         (a) la difficultad.
    the enthusiasm conquer.3sg (obj) the difficulty
    `Enthusiasm conquers difficulties.'
Example #3:

    c. A la difficultad vence           el entusiasmo.
    obj the difficulty conquer.3sg the enthusiasm
    `Enthusiasm conquers difficulties.'
Example #4:

    b. Celia quiere      mirar     a un bailar´ . in
    Celia want.3sg    watch.inf obj a ballet.dancer
    `Celia wants to   watch a ballet dancer.' [specific ]