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:

DAVID L. MINGER (2002). An Analysis of Grammatical Relations and Case Marking in Icelandic.

URL: http://linguistics.buffalo.edu/research/rrg/vanvalin_papers/Mingerthesis.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1401&langcode=nob (2021-09-17).


Example #1:

    b. Nå snør det. (Norwegian)
    now snows it
    `Now it's snowing.'
Example #2:

    (11)      a. I natt blire musene tatt av vår katt.(Norw.)
    to night will-be mice(N) taken by our cat
    `Tonight the mice will be taken by our cat.'
Example #3:

    b. Det ble fortalt dem at de kunne ro. (Norw.)
    it(N) was foretold them that they could row
    `It was told them that they could row.'
Example #4:

    c. Ikke all hester blire solt. (Norw.)
    not all horses(N) will-be sold
    `Not all horses get sold.'
Example #5:

    (12)      a. Hester selles her. (Norw.)
    horses(N) sell here
    `Horses (are) sold here.'
Example #6:

    b. Det bygges mange kirker. (Norw.)
    it builds many churches(N)
    `Many churches are being built.'
Example #7:

    c. I nød skal venner prøves. (Norw.)
    in need shall friends(N) be-tested
    `Friends are to be tested (when one is) in need.'