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:

Cysouw, Michael (2003). The influence of sentence type on the position of special clitics.

URL: http://www.zas.gwz-berlin.de/mitarb/homepage/cysouw/files/cysouwDGFS.pdf

(Last accessed 2006-02-18).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2357&langcode=ell (2021-09-28).


Example #1:

    a.    poli     anthropi panda        kamnoun to   sosta                 DECL: postposed
    many people          always do.3PL       it correctly
    `Many people always do it correctly.'
Example #2:

    b.    pjos     ton          idhe?                                           WH: preposed
    who      3SG.ACC saw
    `Who saw him?'
Example #3:

    c.    touto    to     vivlio dose         tou!                            IMP: postposed
    DEM ART book             give.IMP 3SG.DAT
    `Give this book to him!'
Example #4:

    en ton           iksero
    NEG 3SG.ACC know.1SG
    `I don't know him.'
Example #5:

    tuto to    vivlio su          edhoken i Maria
    DEM ART book 2SG.ACC gave.3SG ART NAME
    `THIS BOOK Mary gave to you.'