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:

CHUNG-HYE HAN (1998). Cross-linguistic Variation in the Compatibility of Negation and Imperatives.

URL: http://www.sfu.ca/~chunghye/papers/wccfl17long.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2935&langcode=ell (2021-09-28).


Example #1:

    (9 )   a.      Ti den       edose o Yannis stin Meri?
    what Neg     gave the Yannis to Meri
    `What did    n't Yannis give to Meri?' (Modern Greek)
Example #2:

    (1 0 )      a.     Schreib       Du den Aufsatz!
    write2sg.Imp you the paper
    `You write the paper.'
Example #3:

    b.     Schreibst Du den Aufsatz?
    write     you the paper
    `Are you writing the paper?'
Example #4:

    (1 9 )   a.   * O Yannis se dietakse grapse.
    the Yannis you order-2sg write-2sg.Imp
    `Yannis ordered you to write.' (Modern Greek)