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:

Alexander William (2005). COMPLEX CAUSATIVES AND VERBAL VALENCE.

URL: http://www.ling.umd.edu/~alxndrw/Papers/ccvv.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3413&langcode=yue (2018-10-17).

 

Example #1:

    (157)        go jek laaih-fan  hou yuhngyih sihk feih di bibhi.
    that milk-powder very easily    eat fat cls baby
    `That milk powder easily makes babies fat.'
Example #2:

    (158)      * go jek laaih-fan   sihk di bibhi.
    that milk-powder eat cls baby
    Intended: `Babies eat that milk powder.'