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:

Walter Bisang (2007). Categories that make finiteness -- discreteness from a functional perspective and some of its reperc.

URL: http://www.ling.uni-osnabrueck.de/aktuelles/finitheit/Bisang-Fin1.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3182&langcode=jpn (2018-01-23).

 

Example #1:

    Koobe e      it-te,       tomodati   ni     at-te,            issyo-ni          tabe-ru.
    Koobe DIR go-CONV friends            DAT meet-CONV together-DAT                 eat-PRS
    `[I] go to Kobe, meet my friend, and [we] eat together.'
Example #2:

    (15) Yame-sase-rare-taku-nakere-ba,             yoku hatarai-te          kudasai.
    quit-CAUS-PASS-VOL-NEG-CONV well               work-CONV           please
    `If [you] don't want to be dismissed, do your work.'
Example #3:

    (26) ringo o          tabe-masi-ta.
    apple ACC eat-POL-PST
    `[He] ate an apple.'
Example #4:

    (27) a . ringo o      tabe-ta .
    apple ACC eat-PST
    `[He] ate an apple.'
Example #5:

    b. tabe-ta        ringo
    eat-PST    apple
    `the apple [he] ate'
Example #6:

    Koobe e      it-te,        tomodati     ni       at-te,         issyo-ni       tabe-mas-u
    Koobe DIR go-CONV friends               DAT meet-CONV together-DAT             eat-POL-PRS
    `[I] go to Kobe, meet my friend, and [we] eat together.'