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:

Dik Bakker Anna Siewierska (2007). An other take on the notion Subject.

URL: http://home.medewerker.uva.nl/d.bakker/bestanden/Subject.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 4054&langcode=isl (2021-12-03).


Example #1:

    a. g            hjlpa--i     eim.
    1SG.NOM help-PAST-1SG 3PL.DAT
    `I helped them.'
Example #2:

    b. eim        va-r         hjlp-a  af mr.
    3PL.DAT be.PAST-3SG help-PASTPRT by 1SG.DAT
    `They were helped by me.'
Example #3:

    c. eim       lka-r          matur-in-n og bor-a       miki.
    3PL.DAT like-3SG.PRES food-DEF-SG.NOM and eat-3PL.PRES much
    `They like food and eat much.'