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:

BARDAL,JHANNA (2005). OBLIQUE SUBJECTS: A GERMANIC INHERITANCE.

URL: http://www.hf.uib.no/forskerskole/doktorandkonferanse/Sample-handout.pdf

(Last accessed 2006-01-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1735&langcode=fao (2018-06-20).

 

Example #1:

    (18) a. Mr dmar vl hasa bkina.
    me-DAT likes well that book-ACC
    `I like that book.'
Example #2:

    b. Eg dmi vl hasa bkina.
    I-NOM like well this book-ACC
    `I like that book.'
Example #3:

    (19) a. Meg/mr lystir at vita ...
    me-ACC/DAT wants to know
    `I want to know...'
Example #4:

    (20) a. Mr vantar pengar.
    me-DAT lacks money-ACC
    `I am short of money.'
Example #5:

    (21)    Ta> at ___ lysta at vita sum mest, er ein jaligur eginleiki hj flki.
    people
    `Wanting to know as much as possible is a positive quality in people.'
Example #6:

    (22)    Ta> at ___ vanta pengar, er ikki gott.
    it to PRO-DAT lack money-ACC is not good
    `Being short of money is not good.'