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:

Fuyo Osawa (1999). The Relation between Tense and Aspect.

URL: http://www.phon.ucl.ac.uk/home/PUB/WPL/99papers/osawa.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1649&langcode=dan (2021-09-19).


Example #1:

    (11) a. De kan russisk.
    they know Russian
    `They know Russian.'
Example #2:

    b. Jeg       vil    hjem
    I         want home
    `I want to go home.'
Example #3:

    (12) a. Taler     du     japansk?           (Question)
    Speak you        Japanese
    `Do you speak Japanese?'
Example #4:

    `He did not take a position openly and   directly.'
Example #5:

    c. Danse gjorde              hun    og      danse måtte    hun
    dance     did             she    and     dance must     she
    `She did dance and she had to dance.'