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:

Jürgen Bohnemeyer (2000). TIME REFERENCE ACROSS LANGUAGES.

URL: http://www.mpi.nl/world/persons/private/bohnem/lotboh5.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2749&langcode=jpn (2018-04-23).

 

Example #1:

    JAP b. John-wa tabako-o         sut-te i-ru       otoko-ni at-ta.
    John-TOP    cigarette-ACC      smoke-PROG-PRS         man-DAT        meet-PAST
    `John met a man who / is smoking (now) / was smoking (at the time).' (Ogihara 19
Example #2:

    JAP b. Taroo-wa Hanako-ga          Siatoru-ni i-ru      to    it-ta.
    Taro-TOP    [Hanako-NOM       Seattle-in   be-SIM]   that     say-ANT
    `Taro said that Hanako was in Seattle (at the time).' (Ogihara 1996: 5)
Example #3:

    JAP b. John-wa tabako-o           sut-te i-ta       otoko-ni at-ta.
    John-TOP    cigarette-ACC     smoke-PROG-ANT man-DAT            meet-ANT
    `John met a man who was smoking.' (Ogihara 1996: 7)
Example #4:

    JAP b. John-wa tabako-o        sut-te i-ru       otoko-ni                 at-ta.
    John-TOP     cigarette-ACC    smoke-PROG-SIM       man-DAT        meet-ANT
    `John met a man who / is smoking (now) / was smoking (at the time).' (Ogihara 19
Example #5:

    JAP b. Taroo-wa Hanako-ga          Siatoru-ni i-ru    to    it-ta.
    Taro-TOP     [Hanako-NOM      Seattle-in    be-SIM]    that   say-ANT
    `Taro said that Hanako was in Seattle (at the time).' (Ogihara 1996: 5-9)