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:

Seiler, Guido (2000). Prepositional Dative Marking in Upper German: A Case of Syntactic Microvariation.

URL: http://www.meertens.knaw.nl/books/synmic/pdf/seiler.pdf

(Last accessed ).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2723&langcode=deu (2020-08-04).


Example #1:

    (8)    *[mit [i de    frau]]
    with IN the:Dsf woman
    'with the woman'               (informant consultations)
Example #2:

    (10)   a.     bringsch de Chueche [i de       Susi]       oder [i de Muetter]?
    bring:2s the cake        IN the:Dsf (name) or     IN the:Dsf mother
    'do you bring the cake to Susi or to the mother?
Example #3:

    (11)   a.     *daas schicke mer i nume zwi Lt
    that send:1p we IN only        two     persons
    'that we'll send to only two persons'                (informant consultations)
Example #4:

    c.     i nume zwi Minuute
    in only two    minutes
    'in only two minutes (...it was ready)'