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:

Mieko Ueno and Robert Kluender (2003). Event-related brain indices of Japanese scrambling.

URL: http://ling.ucsd.edu/~ueno/UenoKluenderBLMs.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3980&langcode=jpn (2018-01-21).

 

Example #1:

    (1) a. Calvin-ga                pizza-o                mottekita.
    Calvin-NOM(INATIVE)      pizza-ACC(USATIVE)     brought
    'Calvin brought pizza'
Example #2:

    b.    Pizza-o                  Calvin-ga              mottekita.
    pizza-ACC                Calvin-NOM             brought
    'Calvin brought pizza'
Example #3:

    sono inochishirazuno bokenka-ga toto sore-o mitsuketa-ndesu-ka.
    the/that reckless                adventurer-NOM finally that-ACC discovered-      POL-    Q
    'According to the local newspaper, did that reckless adventurer finally discover
Example #4:

    sono inochishirazuno bokenka-ga toto nani-o mitsuketa-ndesu-ka.
    the/that reckless               adventurer-NOM finally what-ACC discovered-       POL-    Q
    'According to the local newspaper, what did that reckless adventurer finally dis
Example #5:

    nani-o sono inochishirazuno bokenka-ga toto __ mitsuketa-ndesu-ka.
    what-ACC the/that reckless                 adventurer-NOM finally   discovered-    POL-   Q
    'According to the local newspaper, what did that reckless adventurer finally dis