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:

Borsley, Robert D., Maggie O. Tallerman & David W. E. Willis (2005). The syntax of Welsh (Chapter 9).

URL: http://people.pwf.cam.ac.uk/dwew2/diachrony.pdf

(Last accessed ).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2687&langcode=deu (2020-08-11).


Example #1:

    (95)      a. Es/*° wurde getanzt.
    it      was     danced
    `There was dancing.'
Example #2:

    b. Ich wei▀,       da▀ (*es) getanzt wurde.
    I     know-1S that (it)       danced was
    `I know that there was dancing.'
Example #3:

    c. Gestern     wurde (*es) getanzt.
    Yesterday was       (it)    danced
    `Yesterday there was dancing.'