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:

Simpson, Andrew Focus, Presupposition and Light Predicate Raising in East and S.E.Asia

URL: http://www.usc.edu/dept/LAS/ealc/chinling/articles/jealpaper.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-10-01).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1493&langcode=vie (2019-05-19).


Example #1:

    (6)    anh-ta den      duoc                                     Vietnamese
    he      come can
    `He can come.'
Example #2:

    12)    Toi     duoc tho          cua    gia-dinh        toi        Vietnamese
    I       got     letter           family          me
    I got a letter from my family.
Example #3:

    82)     a.      ong-ai noi       duoc   moi-tieng
    he      speak can       every language
    `He can speak every language.'
Example #4:

    b.      ong-ai noi       duoc   tieng anh
    he      speak can       English
    `He can speak English.'