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:

Zeijlstra, Hedd (2005). What the Dutch Jespersen Cycle may reveal about Negative Concord.

URL: http://www.hugvis.hi.is/saekja/cgsw/Dutch.Jespersen.Cycle.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1435&langcode=nld (2019-01-22).


Example #1:

    c.      Jan loopt niet                                         Modern Dutch
    John walks not
    'John does not walk'
Example #2:

    b.      Jan eet nooit niet thuis                               Modern Dutch
    John eats never not at home
    'John always eats at home'