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:

Ken Ramshøj Christensen (2005). The Infinitival Marker across Scandinavian.

URL: http://www.hum.au.dk/engelsk/engkrc/Handouts/krc-Leikanger2005-inf_across_Scan.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 4046&langcode=isl (2021-12-03).


Example #1:

    c. *Hann sá [mig    lesa bókina   ekki                        ]
    He   saw me.ACC read book.the not
    "He saw me not reading the book."
Example #2:

    c. [Maríu            hafa vaskađ upp diskana]
    Mary      (not) have washed up dishes.the
    "Peter had believed that Mary had (not) washed the dishes."
Example #3:

    b. *Pétur taldi   [Maríu hafa ekki      vaskađ upp diskana]
    Peter believed Mary have not        washed up dishes.the
    "Peter believed that Mary had not washed the dishes."