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:

Law, Ann (2003). Right Dislocation in Cantonese as a focusmarking device.

URL: http://www.phon.ucl.ac.uk/publications/WPL/03papers/law.pdf

(Last accessed 2006-02-11).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2104&langcode=ita (2020-08-08).


Example #1:

    (3)    Io     lo     odio, Gianni      (Cecchetto 1999)
    I      him hate       Gianni
    `I hate him, Gianni.'
Example #2:

    (8)    IL TUO LIBRO ho letto (, non il suo) (from Rizzi 1997)
    your book       I read not his
    `Your book I read (not his).'
Example #3:

    (9)    Il tuo libro, lo ho letto
    your book it I      read
    `Your book, I have read it.'
Example #4:

    (65) Sushi, a Giovanni piace solo mangiare
    sushi   to John       like     only eat
    `John only likes to eat sushi (not pasta).'