The Online Database of Interlinear Text


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URL: http://www.lit.kobe-u.ac.jp/linguistics/KPL/3_2001/KPL_2001_ohara.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3074&langcode=deu (2020-08-11).


Example #1:

    e. ZUSTECKEN          sollte    der Kurier nachher           dem Spion den Brief.
    the courier(Nom) should later          the spy(Dat) the note(Acc) slip
    `The courier was supposed to slip the spy the note later.'
Example #2:

    (8)   a. [Dem Mann          geholfen]    hat der   Junge.
    the man(Dat)      help         has       the boy(Nom)
    `The boy helped    the man.'
Example #3:

    b. *[Der Junge        geholfen]    hat   dem Mann.
    the boy(Nom)      help         has   the man(Dat)
    `The boy helped   the man.'                             (Choi 1999: 23- 24 (12))