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:

Eric Fuss (2004). Chapter 3.

URL: http://web.uni-frankfurt.de/fb10/fuss/Thesis/Chapter3.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3016&langcode=deu (2020-08-11).


Example #1:

    (ii)   a. weil     er   [ den Stuhl         zu reparieren]      versuchte
    since   he    the chair (ACC) to repair             tried
    `since he tried to repair the chair'
Example #2:

    b. weil     der Stuhl           zu reparieren versucht wurde
    since   the chair (NOM) to repair           tried           was
    `since they tried to repair the chair'
Example #3:

    c. weil     [der Stuhl und       der Tisch]        zu reparieren versucht wurden
    since   the chair       and the table(NOM) to repair              tried   were
    `since they tried to repair the chair and the table'