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:

Wei-Tien Dylan Tsai (2003). Lexical Courtesy Revisited:Evidence from Tsou and Seediq Wh-Constructions.

URL: http://www.usc.edu/dept/LAS/ealc/chinling/articles/e2.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-10-01).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1496&langcode=tsu (2022-01-25).


Example #1:

    (20) [antecedent    sia na te muyo], [consequence                 sia na  te ouyu].
    who Nom IR come-first                         who Nom IR eat-first
    'If anyone comes first, s/he eats first.'
Example #2:

    [consequence clause te-ko m-ainci smoa        evoyu].
    Irr-you AV-why shoot-AV flying squirrel
    'I will shoot a flying squirrel for whatever reason you shoot one.'