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:

Thórhallur Eythórsson (2000). DATIVE VS. NOMINATIVE.

URL: http://www.leeds.ac.uk/linguistics/research/WP2000/Eythors.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 450&langcode=fao (2018-04-24).

 

Example #1:

    (12)    a.        Meg droymdi ein so sran dreym.
    me-acc dreamt-3.sg one such painful dream-acc
    `I had such a bad dream.'
Example #2:

    (13)    a.        Konuna       droymdi ein so sran dreym.
    the woman-acc dreamt-3.sg one such painful dream-acc
    `The woman had such a bad dream.'
Example #3:

    b.        Konan         droymdi ein ringan dreym.
    the woman-nom dreamt-3.sg a bad dream-acc
    `The woman had a bad dream.'
Example #4:

    (14)    a.        Mr dmar vl hasa bkina.
    me-dat likes well that book-acc
    `I like this book a lot.'
Example #5:

    b.        Eg dmi          vl hasa bkina.
    I-nom like-1sg well that book-acc
    `I like this book a lot.'