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:

Idan Landau (2003). Psych Verbs and Zero Syntax.

URL: http://ocw.mit.edu/NR/rdonlyres/Linguistics-and-Philosophy/24-951Fall2003/727C9BC0-AFC7-4B2E-9C59-6936266412CF/0/ln17psych_pesets.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3012&langcode=nld (2018-10-20).


Example #1:

    a.       dat Jan zijn vader nooit echt gekend heeft / heeft gekend
    that Jan his father never really known has / has known
    `that Jan has never really known his father'
Example #2:

    b.       dat hem de P.C. hooft-prijs toegekend werd / werd toegekend.
    that to-him the P.C. Hooft prize awarded was / was awarded
    that the P.C. Hooft prize was awarded to him'
Example #3:

    c.     dat Jan de hele dag boos was / *was boos.
    that Jan the whole day angry was / *angry was
    `that Jan was angry the whole day'
Example #4:

    d.       dat ik door het college geboeid werd / werd geboeid.
    that I by the classes fascinated became
    `that I got fascinated by the classes'