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:

Geert-Jan M. Kruijff and Shravan Vasishth (2001). Competence and Performance.

URL: http://www.helsinki.fi/esslli/courses/readers/K2.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3728&langcode=nld (2019-01-21).


Example #1:

    ... de man wiens foto Kathy aan Elijah gaf.
    ... the man whose photo Kathy to Elijah gave.
    "The man whose photo Kathy gave to Elijah."
Example #2:

    ...(dat) Christopher boeken leest
    Christopher books reads
    "... (that) Christopher reads books."
Example #3:

    ...(dat) Kathy Sanskrit wil kunnen          schrijven
    Kathy Sanskrit wants to be able to to write
    "...(that) Kathy wants to be able to write Sanskrit."
Example #4:

    Christopher wil boeken lezen.
    Christopher wants books to read
    "Christopher wants to read books."
Example #5:

    a. Christopher wil boeken aan Kathy voorlezen.
    Christopher wants books to Kathy to read
    "Christopher wants to read books to Kathy."
Example #6:

    helpen gebruiken tijdens de bergtocht
    teach use        during the hike
    during the hike.'
Example #7:

    Jan Piet Marie zag laten zwemmen
    Jan Piet Marie saw make swim
    `Jan saw Piet make Marie swim.'