Datapoint German / Order of Object and Verb

Language:German
Feature:Order of Object and Verb by Matthew S. Dryer
Value:No dominant order

Examples

Sentence igt-2585:

Anna trink-t Wasser.
Anna
Anna
trink-t
drink-3sg
Wasser.
water
Anna is drinking water.

Sentence igt-2586:

Anna ha-t Wasser getrunken.
Anna
Anna
ha-t
have-3sg
Wasser
water
getrunken.
drink.pst.ptcp
Anna has drunk water.

Sentence igt-2587:

Hans sag-t, dass Anna Wasser trink-t.
Hans
Hans
sag-t,
say-3sg
dass
that
Anna
Anna
Wasser
water
trink-t.
drink-3sg
Hans says that Anna is drinking water.

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