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:

L.M.Tovena (2001). The phenomenon of polarity sensitivity.

URL: http://www.linguist.jussieu.fr/~tovena/papers/lingstile01.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2796&langcode=nld (2018-10-23).


Example #1:

    b.   Niemand zal zulk een b epro eving ho even te do orstaan.
    no one will such an ordeal        need to go through
    `No one need to go through such an ordeal'
Example #2:

    (29) a. * Ho ogstens zes kinderen hebb en o ok maar iets b emerkt.
    at most six    children have    anything       noticed
    `At most six children noticed anything'
Example #3:

    b.    Niemand heeft van de regenbui o ok maar iets b emerkt.
    no one has of the rain          anything     noticed
    `No one noticed anything of the rain'