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:

Benjamin Bruening (2002). Syntax II, Lecture 4 Notes.

URL: http://www.ling.udel.edu/bruening/Courses/2001-2/610/Lecture04.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3312&langcode=nob (2021-09-17).


Example #1:

    a.   Det hendte ham noe            rart.
    there happened him something strange
    `Something strange happened to him.'
Example #2:

    b.   Noe        rart   hendte ham.
    something strange happened him
    `Something strange happened to him.'
Example #3:

    c. * Han hendte noe          rart.
    him happened something strange.
    `To him happened something strange.'