ODIN

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:

Kai von Fintel and Sabine Iatridou (2005). Anatomy of a modal.

URL: http://mit.edu/fintel/www/anatomy.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3614&langcode=deu (2019-07-24).

 

Example #1:

    (42)      Du musst das nicht machen
    You must that not do
    `You don't have to do that'                                      NEG        moda
Example #2:

    (44)      Du brauchst das nicht machen
    you need     that not do
    `You don't have to do that.'
Example #3:

    (93)      Jeder Arzt ist nicht anwesend.
    every doctor is not present
    `Not every doctor is present.'
Example #4:

    (94)      Jeder Arzt hat kein Auto.
    every doctor has no car
    `Not every doctor has a car.'
Example #5:

    (101)     Jeder Arzt hat kein Auto.
    every doctor has no car
    `Not every doctor has a car.'
Example #6:

    (iv)      Du brauchst nicht mit der Wimper zu zucken.
    You need      not with the eyelash to twitch
    `You don't need to bat an eyelash.' NEG need            NPI
Example #7:

    (v)       Du brauchst nichts zur Party mitbringen
    You need      nothing to-the party with-bring
    `You don't need to bring anything to the party.' NEG          need   anything
Example #8:

    (vi)      Jeder Student hat nichts mitgebracht
    every student has nothing with-brought
    `Every student brought nothing.' * NEG         every    anything