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:

Rint Sybesma (2008). Zhuang.

URL: http://www.tcc.leidenuniv.nl/content_docs/Sybesma/acq-pap-def6.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1786&langcode=vie (2019-05-26).


Example #1:

    d.       Ti     li    xe
    1s      drive car    ACQ
    `I can drive.'
Example #2:

    3s DEM              ca n    look.for         work      ACQ
    i. `S/he     can find/look for a job.' (ability; no   epistemic reading)
Example #3:

    b.         Ti    li
    I      drive ACQ car           expensive (and)         have a.c.
    BOTH: `I can drive expensive cars with air conditioning.'