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:

Kim, Meesook, Barbara Landau, & Colin Phillips (1998). Cross-linguistic Differences in Children’s Syntax for Locative Verbs.

URL: http://www.ling.udel.edu/colin/research/papers/bucld_1998.pdf

(Last accessed 2006-02-18).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2365&langcode=cmn (2018-01-20).


Example #1:

    (19)      a.?     Zhang San          young tanzi       gai le    chuang
    Zhang San          use      blanket cover-Asp bed
    `Zhang San covered the bed with a blanket.'
Example #2:

    b.      Zhang San          wang chuang       shang gai le     tanzi
    Zhang San          to    bed         on     cover-Asp blanket
    `*Zhang San covered the blanket onto the bed.'                              (Chi
Example #3:

    c.      Baoyu song-gei               Daiyu yiben shu
    send-give                   one       book
    `Baoyu sent Daiyu a book.'                               (Chinese: Li 1990)