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:

René Schiering (2006). Cliticization and the Evolution of Morphology.

URL: http://www.ub.uni-konstanz.de/kops/volltexte/2006/1872/pdf/Schiering_2006.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3404&langcode=cmn (2019-01-22).


Example #1:

    (3)     zai zhuozi-shang xiezi                                         Mandarin Chinese
    at table on write:characters
    `Write characters on the table'                                (Liu 1998: 48)
Example #2:

    (4)     chángchéng du mi a.
    long-wall how beautiful A
    `How beautiful The Great Wall is!'                             (Lin 2001: 119)
Example #3:

    (5)     tmen goxìng de huí ji le.
    they happy DE(ad) return home LE
    `They happily returned home.'                                  (Lin 2001: 118)
Example #4:

    (5)     tu shang qu le de rén                                       Mandarin Chinese
    push up go PERF DE(a) person
    `person pushed up'                                          (Lin 2001: 50)