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:

Phillips, Colin (1996). Order and Structure.

URL: http://www.ling.udel.edu/colin/research/papers/dissertation.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-02-15).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 195&langcode=bre (2021-09-27).


Example #1:

    (14)   a.     Kavet am eus bet al levr.
    found fs.pf pf.prt the book
    `I had found the book'                                           (Breton)
Example #2:

    (155) a.      Lennet en deus Yann al levr.
    read 3s.m has Yann the book
    `Yann has read the book.'
Example #3:

    (156) a.     Lennet e oa al levr gant Yann.
    read prt was the book by Yann
    `The book was read by Yann.'
Example #4:

    (157) a.     Lenn a ra Yann al levr.
    read prt does Yann the book
    `Yann reads the book.'
Example #5:

    (158) a. * O lenn emań Yann al levr.
    prog read is Yann the book
    `Yann is reading the book.'
Example #6:

    (159) a.     Al levr en deus lennet Tom.
    the book 3s.m has read Tom
    `Tom has read the book.'
Example #7:

    (161) a.        Bet am eus kavet al levr.
    had have.2s found the book
    `I have found the book.'
Example #8:

    (162) a.        Bet eo lennet al levr gant Yann.
    been is read the book by Yann
    `The book has been read by Yann.'
Example #9:

    (i)         Emań Anna o lenn al levr.
    is Anna prog read the book
    `Anna is reading the book.'
Example #10:

    (ii)        Emań Yann war an hent.
    is Yann on the road
    `Yann is on the road.'