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:

Ekkehard K├Ânig & Peter Siemund (1988). Speech Act Distinctions in Grammar.

URL: http://www.unipv.it/wwwling/koenig3.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3403&langcode=fin (2018-12-18).


Example #1:

    (53) Kuka(*ko) tulee           huomenna? [Finnish]
    who         come.3.SG     tomorrow.ESS
    `Who is coming tomorrow?'
Example #2:

    a. Maija          ottaa          omenaa.
    Maija          take.3.SG      apple.PAR
    `Maija is taking an apple.'
Example #3:

    b. Mit?          Maija          ottaa?
    what.PAR       Maija          take.3.SG
    `What is Maija taking?'
Example #4:

    (62) sano-kaa [Finnish]
    `Talk (PL)!'
Example #5:

    b. sano-n
    talk-1.SG.PRES.     ACT
    `I talk.'
Example #6:

    c. sano
    `Talk (SG)!'