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:

Chris Kennedy (2005). Variation in the Expression of Comparison.

URL: http://semantics.uchicago.edu/kennedy/classes/w06/comparatives.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3731&langcode=lat (2021-12-06).


Example #1:

    (4 0 )   a.   Cato    Ciceron-e elo quentior     est.
    Cato    Cicero-abl more-elo quent is
    `Cato    is more elo quent than Cicero.'                                latin fi
Example #2:

    b.   Cato    est elo quentior    quam Cicero.
    Cato    is more-elo quent than Cicero-nom
    `Cato    is more elo quent than Cicero.'                             latin deriv