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:

Hedberg, Nancy (1990). Discourse Pragmatics and Cleft Sentences in English, Chapter 4.

URL: http://www.sfu.ca/~hedberg/Chapter_4.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-03-29).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 942&langcode=nld (2018-10-21).


Example #1:

    (34)    a.     het was mijnbroer die Marie op heterdaad betrapte
    it was `my brother whom Marie [redhanded caught]
    `it was my brother whom Marie caught redhanded.'
Example #2:

    b.     dat was zijn vrouw die ik net aan de telefoon had.
    that was his wife whom I just now on telephone had
    `that was his wife whom I had on the telephone just now.'
Example #3:

    c.      Ik ben het die haar al die bloemen stuurt
    I am it who here all those flowers sends-3sg.
    `I am it who sends all those flowers'