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:

Gerard Kempen (2002). Dutch and German verb clusters in Performance Grammar.

URL: http://www.uni-koblenz.de/~harbusch/KempenHarbuschVerbClusters.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3676&langcode=nld (2018-01-23).


Example #1:

    (1) Denk je, dat hij de auto gerepareerd heeft?
    Think you that he the car repaired has
    `Do you think that he has repaired the car?'
Example #2:

    f. ... dat Marie Jan vraagt (om)       de fiets te repareren
    that Marie Jan asks (CMPR) the bike to repair
    `that Marie asks Jan to repair the bike
Example #3:

    o. ... hadden1 zullen2 zingen3 (all other permutations unacceptable)
    would-have will sing
    `... would have intended/promised/planned to sing'
Example #4:

    r. ... dat ze deze liedjes hopen1 te zingen       2
    that they these songs hope to sing
    ... `that they hope to sing these songs'
Example #5:

    (14)    a. ... dat Jan een boek zit/staat/ligt te lezen
    that Jan a   book sits/stands/lies to read
    '... that Jan is reading a book (while sitting/standing/lying)'