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:

Adams Bodomo and Luke Kang Kwong (2001). LFG and the Analysis of Chinese.

URL: http://csli-publications.stanford.edu/LFG/6/lfg01bodomo.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 17&langcode=yue (2018-12-19).


Example #1:

    (1)     A: Nei5     jam2-gan2mat1 je5?
    2.SG    drink-ASP what thing
    `What are you drinking?'
Example #2:

    B: Jam2-gan2 seoi2
    drink-ASP      water
    `(I'm) drinking water.'
Example #3:

    (4)          Ngo5      zi1        [keoi5 hai6 hok6saang1]
    1.SG      knows       3.SG      be student
    `I knows that s/he is a student.'