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 (1999). SOME SPECULATIONS ABOUT THE SYNTAX OF NOUN PHRASES.

URL: http://www.cbs.polyu.edu.hk/tang/papers/PAPER%20DP.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2360&langcode=yue (2018-07-19).

 

Example #1:

    (40)    di     hoksaang
    Cl(pl) student
    `the students'
Example #2:

    (45)        *di keoi
    Pl he
    `they'
Example #3:

    (46)    *di keoidei
    Pl they
    `they'
Example #4:

    (47)    *sam-go keoidei
    three-Cl they
    `Lit.: three they'
Example #5:

    (i)      Faai moseot geng jau saam-go ngo tungmaai houdo go keoidei.
    Cl magic mirror have three-Cl I          and       many Cl they
    `There are three images of myself and many images of them.'