ODIN

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:

SZE-WING TANG (2001). A complementation approach to Chinese passives and its consequences.

URL: https://www.degruyter.de/journals/linguistics/2001/pdf/39_257.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1949&langcode=nan (2018-07-18).

 

Example #1:

    ( 123 ) WaN    ho sioti   kongpua.
    bowl   HO brother break
    `The   bowl was broken by my younger brother.'
Example #2:

    ( 124 ) WaN    ho sioti   ka kongpua.
    bowl   HO brother KA break
    `The   bowl was broken by my younger brother.'
Example #3:

    ( 125 ) WaN    ho sioti   ka i kongpua.
    bowl   HO brother KA it break
    `The   bowl was broken by my younger brother.'