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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:

Þorbjörg Hróarsdóttir, Gunnar Hrafn Hrafnbjargarson, Anna-Lena Wiklund , Kristine Bentzen (2006). The Tromsø guide to Scandinavian verb movement.

URL: http://www.hum.uit.no/a/hrafnbjargarson/handout/lund.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3999&langcode=isl (2019-03-24).

 

Example #1:

    b.   g veit [af hverju Hedda {kaupir} oft {*kaupir} sk].                                             Ic.
    I know why         Hedda buys     often buys    shoes
    `I know why Hedda often buys shoes.'
Example #2:

    b.   g veit [af hverju Hedda {kaupir} oft {kaupir} sk].                             Ic.   var
    I know why         Hedda buys     often buys   shoes
    `I know why Hedda often buys shoes.'
Example #3:

    Hann spuri hvort      a hn {hefi} alltaf {*hefi} sungi falskt.
    he asked whether       t hat s he had  always had      sung out.of.tune
    `He asked whether sh   e had always sung out of tune.'
Example #4:

    b. g veit hvaa mynd Jn ekki hefur s        .
    I know which film Jn not has s            een
    `I know which film Jn has not seen.'
Example #5:

    b. g veit um eina bk sem Jn ekki hefur           lesi.
    I know of one book that Jn not has             read
    `I know of one book that Jn has not read.'
Example #6:

    a. Hann taldi      hana syngja  sturtunni me hrri raust.
    he believed her sing in shower.the with high voice
    `He believed her to be singing in the shower in a loud voice.'
Example #7:

    g taldi     hann {*hafa} ekki {hafa} hent        einhverjum bkum.
    I believed him have        not have thrown away some         books
    `I believed him not to have thrown away some books.'
Example #8:

    Hann taldi    hana {*syngja} alltaf {syngja}  sturtunni.
    he believed her sing           always sing      in shower.the
    `He believed her to always be singing in the shower.'
Example #9:

    Hn reyndi *(a) koma ekki alltaf  rttum tma  sklann.
    she tried to       come not always on right time in school.the
    `She tried to not always be on time in school.'
Example #10:

    Hn reyndi a {koma} ekki {*koma} alltaf {*koma}  rttum tma  sklann.
    she tried to come not come             always come on right time in school.the
    `She tried to not always be on time in school.'
Example #11:

    (i)     a.      Vi   sjum {*ingmenn} ekki {ingmenn} hjla  vinnuna  hverjum degi.
    we    see     MPs          not MPs           bike to work on each day
    `We    don't see MPs bike to work every day.'
Example #12:

    b.      Vi   teljum ingmenn ekki lesa bkur  hverjum degi.
    we    consider MPs       not read books on each       day
    `We    consider MPs to not read books every day.'
Example #13:

    Svona sk kaupir Heia sennilega.
    such shoes buys Heia probably
    `That kind of shoes, Heia probably buys.'
Example #14:

    g veit [a svona sk kaupir Heia sennilega].
    I know that such shoes buys Heia probably
    `I know that that kind of shoes, Heia probably buys.'