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:

AnneBreitbarth (2002). Dative case, morphological decay, and structural deficiency.

URL: http://www.benjamins.com/jbp/series/AVT/19/art/0005a.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2570&langcode=afr (2021-09-17).


Example #1:

    (4) a.    Ek     gee (vir) die man die boek.                                           (Afr.)
    I      give (for the man the book
    `I g   ave the man the book.'
Example #2:

    b.   Ek     gee die boek *(vir) die man.
    I      give the book *(for the man
    `I g   ive the book to the man.'