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:

Knud Lambrecht (2000). WHEN SUBJECTS BEHAVE LIKE OBJECTS.

URL: http://www.colorado.edu/UCB/AcademicAffairs/ArtsSciences/linguistics/courses/LAM7420/Lambrecht.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3738&langcode=deu (2019-04-20).

 

Example #1:

    (42)    Da hatte      es einen    Streit.
    there had:3SG it a:ACC:SG fight
    `There was a fight.'
Example #2:

    (43)   a.   Es gab einen Streit.
    it gave a:ACC fight
    `There was a fight.'
Example #3:

    (48)   a.  Es ritten drei Jäger in den Wald hinein.
    it rode three hunters in the:ACC forest into
    `There rode three hunters into the forest'
Example #4:

    b. *Es ritten drei Jäger einen Schimmel.
    it rode three riders a:ACC white-horse
    `There rode three hunters white horses'
Example #5:

    (48) a.     Da ritten drei Jäger in den          Wald hinein.
    there rode three hunters in the:ACC forest into
    `There, three hunters rode into the forest'
Example #6:

    b.   Da ritten drei Jäger einen Schimmel.
    there rode three riders a:ACC white-horse
    `There, three hunters rode white horses.'