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:

Anders Holmberg (2000). Scandinavian Stylistic Fronting.

URL: http://www.sinc.sunysb.edu/Clubs/nels/jbailyn/HolmbergSF.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1672&langcode=isl (2019-03-24).


Example #1:

    (2) a.    . . . aD hann var fyrstur aD skora mark.
    that he was first to score goal
    `. . . that he was the first to score a goal.'
Example #2:

    (7) a.  etta    er   tilboD [sem er ekki      h{g t    aD hafna]. (Jonsson 1991)
    this      is   offer that is not        possible to reject
    `This     is   an offer that cannot     be rejected.'
Example #3:

    (61) a. Hann spurDi hver hefDi sagt fra pessu.
    he   asked who had said from this
    `He asked who had said this.'