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:

Keenan, Edward L. (2005). Extraction without Movement: is Malagasy a Perfect Language?.

URL: http://www.linguistics.ucla.edu/people/keenan/papers/KeenanMalagasyPerfectLanguage.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-06-25).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1489&langcode=deu (2020-08-11).


Example #1:

    (55)   a. Ich habe das Buch dem Hans gegeben
    I.nom have the.acc book the.dat Hans given
    I gave the book to Hans
Example #2:

    b. Dem Hans habe ich das Buch gegeben
    the.dat Hans have I.nom the.acc book given
    To Hans I gave the book
Example #3:

    (56) a. Das Buch haben die Studenten nicht gelesen
    the book have the students not read
    That book the students haven't read
Example #4:

    (58)   a. ...weil die Studenten das Buch nicht gelesen haben
    because the students that book not read have
    because the students didn't read that book