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:

DAVID L. MINGER (2002). An Analysis of Grammatical Relations and Case Marking in Icelandic.

URL: http://linguistics.buffalo.edu/research/rrg/vanvalin_papers/Mingerthesis.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1401&langcode=deu (2020-08-11).


Example #1:

    (72)     a. Sie gab ihn frei.
    she(N) gave him(A) free
    `He gave him up.'
Example #2:

    b. Sie gab ihm frei.
    she(N) gave him(D) free
    `She gave him time off (vacation).'
Example #3:

    (90)    a. Werner gab dem Mädchen frei.
    Werner gave the girl(D) free
    `Werner gave the girl a vacation.'
Example #4:

    b. Werner gab das Mädchen frei.
    Werner gave the girl(A) free
    `Werner gave the girl up.'