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:

Benjamin Bruening (2002). Syntax II, Lecture 5 Notes.

URL: http://www.ling.udel.edu/bruening/Courses/2001-2/610/Lecture05.2.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3128&langcode=isl (2022-01-22).


Example #1:

    a.    Marķa       óskaši (Ólafi)     alls       gošs.
    Mary-Nom wished (Olaf-Dat) everything-Gen good-Gen
    `Mary wished Olaf everything good.'
Example #2:

    b.    Žess      var óskaš.
    this-Gen was wished
    `This was wished.'
Example #3:

    c.    Henni var óskaš žess.
    her-Dat was wished this-Gen
    `She was wished this.'
Example #4:

    a.    Ég tel      henni hafa alltaf žótt         Ólafur     leišinlegur.
    I believe her-Dat to.have always thought Olaf-Nom boring-Nom
    `I believe her to have always thought Olaf boring.'