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:

James E. Lavine (2000). Chapter 4.

URL: http://www.jpblevins.net/pdf/jl39.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1325&langcode=fin (2018-10-20).


Example #1:

    (14)   Miehet      on          viety           poliisiasemalle.
    men.NOM.PL be.PRES.3SG take.PART.IMP police station.ALLA
    ` The men have been taken to the police station. '   (Shore 1988 : 158)
Example #2:

    (15) (a) Talo        tuhottin.
    house.NOM destroy.PAST.IMP
    ` The house was destroyed (by somebody or some people). '
Example #3:

    (b) Suomessa      ollaan      niin totisia.
    Finland.INES be.IMP.PRES so serious.NOM.PL
    ` In Finland, we/they/people are so serious. ' (Shore 1988 : 159)