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:

Jan-Wouter Zwart (2004). On verb second as edge aligment.

URL: http://www.let.rug.nl/~zwart/college/docs/indiana/zwart4b.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 4028&langcode=deu (2020-08-04).


Example #1:

    a.      ...weil    die    Kommission nichts         als meckerte
    because the       committee      nothing    but    grumbled
    `..because the committee did nothing but grumble'
Example #2:

    b.      Die     Kommission hat       nichts     als     gemeckert
    the     committee    has     nothing    but     grumble-PART
    `The committee did nothing but grumble.'