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:

Josef Bayer (2001). Decomposing the Left Periphery.

URL: http://ling.uni-konstanz.de/pages/home/bayer/pdf/left-periphery.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2664&langcode=nld (2019-01-22).


Example #1:

    (14) Ik vraag me af     [of [ dat [ Ajax de volgende ronde haalt]]]
    I ask me PRT if          that Ajax the next       round reaches
    `I wonder whether Ajax will make it to the next round'
Example #2:

    (15) Dat is niet zo gek       [als [of [dat [hij gedacht had]]]]
    this is not so strange as if         that he thought had
    `This is not as strange as he thought'
Example #3:

    (16) Hij weet [hoe [of [je dat moet doen]]]
    he knows how if you this must do
    `He knows how you must do this'
Example #4:

    (17) Ze weet [wie [of [dat [hij had willen opbellen]]]]
    she knows who if that he had wanted call
    `She knows who he wanted to call'