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:

Frank, Robert (2001). Phrase Structure Composition and Syntactic Dependencies.

URL: http://ccwf.cc.utexas.edu/~bhatt/lin386/frank.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-02-15).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 6&langcode=por (2021-07-29).


Example #1:

    (61)      a.     Vi-os            assaltar    a velha.
    saw.1sg-them.acc to assault. the old lady
    `I saw them assault the old lady.'
Example #2:

    (63)    a.    * As coisas parecem estarem quentes em Belfast.
    the things seem.3pl to be.3pl hot in Belfast
    `Things seem to be hot in Belfast.'
Example #3:

    (64)    a. Parece    estarem as coisas quentes em Belfast.
    seems.3sg to be.3pl the things hot  in Belfast
    `It seems that things are hot in Belfast.'