The Online Database of Interlinear Text


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Diane Bornstein (1984). Chapter 5.

URL: http://www-unix.oit.umass.edu/~kbj/ling601/Content/Chapter05.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1282&langcode=deu (2020-08-04).


Example #1:

    (4 1 )   a.        Er sagt, daß die Kinder diesen Film gesehen haben.
    He says that the kids this film seen           have
    `He says that the kids have seen the film.'
Example #2:

    b.        Er sagt, diesen Film haben die Kinder gesehen.
    he says this film have the kids seen
    `He says that, this film, have the kids seen.'