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:

John Bowers (2002). Participial (Non-)Agreement in Impersonal Passives.

URL: http://ling.cornell.edu/people/Bowers/Imp_Pass.Rutgers.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1715&langcode=nob (2021-09-17).


Example #1:

    (1) a. Det      blei    skot- i     /*skot- ne fem ulvar   her sist vinter.(W. Norweg.)
    EXPL     became shoot -N.SG shoot -PL five wolves here last winter
    `Five   wolves were shot here last winter.'
Example #2:

    b. Det       blei   fem ulvar skot- ne /*skot- i       her sist vinter.
    EXPL     became five wolves shoot -PL shoot -N.SG here last winter
    `Five   wolves were shot here last winter.'