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:

Katharina Probst, Lori Levin (2002). Challenges in Automated Elicitation of a Controlled Bilingual Corpus.

URL: http://www.eamt.org/archive/tmi2002/conference/16_probst.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3541&langcode=deu (2020-08-11).


Example #1:

    (1)   Guten       Tag.
    good.acc.sg day.acc
Example #2:

    (2)   Wie geht        es Ihnen?
    how go.3sg.pres it you.dat
    `How are you?'
Example #3:

    (3)   Wieviel  kostet        das?
    how-much cost.3sg.pres this.nom
    `How much is this?'
Example #4:

    (5)   Es     ist         nett, Sie           kennen zu lernen.
    it.nom be.3sg.pres nice you.acc.polite meet.inf
    `It is nice to meet you.'
Example #5:

    (6)   Er ernannte         ihn     zum           Premierminister.
    he declare.3sg.past him.acc to+the.dat.sg prime-minister
    `He declared him prime minister.'