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:

Cote, Sharon (1996). Grammatical and Discourse Properties of Null Arguments in English, Chapter 1.

URL: http://falcon.jmu.edu/~cotesa/chapter1.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-02-15).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 28&langcode=spa (2020-08-10).


Example #1:

    (11).                   Compran/compramos unos recuerdos.
    buy-PRES-3plur/buy-PRES-1plur some souvenirs
    "(They/we) are buying souvenirs."
Example #2:

    (12).                   Las mujeres tenemos esperanza. (Jelinek 1984:48)
    the women have-PRES-1plur hope
    "We women have hope."
Example #3:

    (18).                     a.     ┐Compraste      cafe?
    buy-past-2sing coffee
    "Did you buy coffee?"
Example #4:

    b.     Si, compre.
    yes buy-past-1sing
    "Yes, I bought (some)."