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:

Jeff MacSwan (1997). A Minimalist Approach to Intrasentential Code Switching.

URL: http://www.public.asu.edu/~macswan/2.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1368&langcode=jpn (2022-01-19).


Example #1:

    (22a)           Uchi wa whole chicken o kau noyo
    we TOPIC whole chicken ACC. buy TAG
    `We buy a whole chicken'
Example #2:

    (22b)           *Watashi ga katta the hon wa takai
    I   NOM. bought the book TOPIC expensive
    `The book I bought is expensive'