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:

Zeijlstra, H. (2006). Negative Doubling in Non-Negative Concord languages.

URL: http://ling.ucsc.edu/~cgsw/abstracts/zeijlstra.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3249&langcode=nld (2018-10-22).


Example #1:

    (1)     Niemand zei niets
    Nobody said nothing
    `Nobody said nothing'
Example #2:

    (3)     a.      Hij gaat nooit op zaterdag niet naar school
    He goes never on saturday NEG to school
    *EMN: `On staurdays he never ever goes to school'
Example #3:

    (4)     Zij hebben nooit GEEN geld
    They have never no money
    `There are never out of money'