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++ -- Dialect

Restrict the search by dialect properties. To select multiple elements in a list, hold down the control key as you click.

Dialect information

Principal location
Source

++ -- Idiom

Restrict the search by idiom properties. To select multiple elements in a list, hold down the control key as you click.

Idiom
Meaning

Verbal properties

Voice
Tense
Aspect
Modality

Structure

General structure
Open position
Animacy of the open position
Is the verb either "zijn" or "hebben"?
Direct object type
Is the DO modified (by an adjective)?

Possession

How is possession expressed?
Alienability of possession
Notes

++ -- Sentence

Search by words (or substrings) of the sentence text.

Sentence Id
Original text
Gloss
Translation

General

Speaker judgments

Manipulations

Manipulated idiom property
Determiner manipulation
Modality manipulation
Possessive construction manipulation
External possession construction manipulation
Future with 'worden' construction manipulation
Tense/voice/aspect manipulation