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:

Anne Vainikka and Martha Young-Scholten (1995). Tree Growth and Morphosyntactic Triggers In Adult SLA.

URL: http://www.ircs.upenn.edu/download/techreports/1995/95-20.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 835&langcode=deu (2020-08-04).


Example #1:

    1a) Haar schoen machen.
    hair pretty make-INF
    'She's making her hair look pretty' Changsu #124 (L1 Korean)
Example #2:

    b) Ich sprechen die meine Firma.
    I speak-INF the my rm
    'I speak to/at my rm'                  Salvatore/3 (L1 Italian)
Example #3:

    2) Vielleicht Schule essen.
    maybe school eat-INF
    'Maybe he/she eats at school'          Salvatore/6 (L1 Italian)
Example #4:

    4a) Jetzt brau Wohnungsamt fragen.
    now need-0 housing-authority ask-INF
    'Now I need to ask the housing authority' Sevinc #111 (L1 Turkish)
Example #5:

    b) Un anfang zu regnen.
    and begin-0 to rain-INF
    'And it begins to rain'              Maria (L1 Spanish)
Example #6:

    5a) Sie kommt zu Hause.
    she come-3SG to home
    'She is coming home'                Ensook #131 (L1 Korean)
Example #7:

    b) Ich habe auf Italienisch gesagt.
    Ihave-1SG in Italian said
    'I have said it in Italian'            Bruno/7 (L1 Italian)
Example #8:

    6) Ich kaufen Brot so tuerkische Geschaeft.
    I buy-INF bread so Turkish store
    'I buy bread at a Turkish store'              Mine #187 (L1 Turkish)