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:

Multiple Authors (2004). Proceedings of CSDL 2004: Conceptual Structure, Discourse, and Language.

URL: http://www.ualberta.ca/CSDL2004/CSDL2004abstracts.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-03-29).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 919&langcode=cmn (2018-01-22).


Example #1:

    (a)   Nei51huir35      you21            yi35 ge51: (0.5)       you21      yi35ge     rer35      a
    that-time        there-be         one-classifier         there-be   a-Classifier person   Int
    `At that time there was a, there was this guy/person'
Example #2:

    (b)   Ta55       ba214      ge dao55             xi214         le
    3sg        BA         Classifier-knife     wash          Asp
    `She got the cleaver washed (It was my job!)'
Example #3:

    (c)   Ba51ba,         wo21       dai51      ni21       kan51              yi35       dong55::xi::
    Dad             1sg        take       2sg        look-at            one        thing
    `Dad, I'm taking you to look at something (a thing).'