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:

Jan-Wouter Zwart (2001). Syntax of the Continental West-Germanic Languages..

URL: http://home.uchicago.edu/~merchant/classes/comp.gmc.syntax.seminar/zwart.2005.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3277&langcode=afr (2021-09-17).


Example #1:

    (74)   a.         Hy          kom        n ie        terug nie                                      (Afrikaans)
    he          come not               back not
    `He's not coming back.'
Example #2:

    b.         O ns        het        niks           te doen      nie
    we          have nothing              to do        n ot
    `We have nothing to do.'