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:

William Harold Torrence (2005). Chapter 2.

URL: http://www.people.ku.edu/~torrence/academic/dissertation-files/torrence-dis-chapter-2-u-construction.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3834&langcode=deu (2020-08-04).


Example #1:

    (36) *wen     glaubst du [CP was die Maria gesehen hat]
    who.acc believe you      what the maria seen   has
    intended, "who do you believe that Maria saw?"
Example #2:

    (39) a.[CP wer        glaubst du, [CP wer     recht hat ]]                                     German
    who.nom think you who.nom right has                                                 (Höhle 2000)
    "who do you is right?"
Example #3:

    b. wo-von glaubst du wo-von sie träumt ?
    what-of think you what-of she dreams
    "what do you think she dreams of?"