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:

Willis, David (2003). Introduction to comparative syntax.

URL: http://people.pwf.cam.ac.uk/dwew2/li4/2_word_order.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-03-08).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 661&langcode=cym (2021-10-23).


Example #1:

    (70)           Wnaiff y   Rhufeiniaid ddistrywio            ein dinas.
    will   the Romans        destroy             our city
    `The Romans will destroy our city.'
Example #2:

    (98)       Gwelson nhw fi.
    saw-3P they me
    `They saw me.'                                                 (Welsh)