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:

McFadden, Thomas (2003). On the synchronic and diachronic role of case-marking in word order.

URL: http://ifla.uni-stuttgart.de/~tom/downloads/ccds2003hand.pdf

(Last accessed ).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2682&langcode=deu (2020-08-04).


Example #1:

    (3)      dass die Katze              eine Frau              gesehen hat.
    that the cat:N/A a               woman:N/A seen            has
    `that the cat saw a woman' or `that a woman saw the cat'
Example #2:

    (13)    Der/*Dem          Hans, mit       dem       spreche ich nicht mehr.
    the-NOM/*DAT Hans with him-DAT sp eak                I    not   more
    `Hans, I don't sp eak with him anymore.'