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:

Carnie, Andrew (1995). Non-Verbal Predication and Head-Movement.

URL: http://minimalism.linguistics.arizona.edu/AMSA/PDF/AMSA-17-0900.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-02-15).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 61&langcode=bre (2021-09-27).


Example #1:

    8)               Lenn eul levr brezhoneg a ran bembez
    to-read a book breton       wh do-1sg everyday
    "Read a Breton book is what I do everyday"
Example #2:

    a)     Piv a lavar petra
    who wh-prt say what
    "Who said what"
Example #3:

    b)       *Petra a lavar piv
    what wh-prt say what
    "What said who"                (Hendrick 1990)