ODIN

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:

Akira Watanabe (1997). Topic-Focus Articulation in Old Japanese.

URL: http://ling.cornell.edu/japanese_historical_linguistics/WAFL[1].05-Watanabe-final.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1594&langcode=deu (2019-07-21).

 

Example #1:

    b.    Dieser Mann, ihn habe ich noch nie gesehen.
    this-nom man him have I yet never seen
    "This man, I have never seen him before."
Example #2:

    (27)         Diesen Mann, den      habe ich noch nie gesehen.
    this-acc man RP-acc have I yet never seen
    "This man, I have never seen him before."
Example #3:

    ihm gestern geschenkt.
    him yesterday given
    "Alex, the car, his mother gave to him yesterday."