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:

Chang, Yung-Li & Wei-tien Dylan Tsai (2001). Actor-sensitivity and obligatory control in Kavalan and some other Formosan languages.

URL: http://www.usc.edu/dept/LAS/ealc/chinling/articles/e1.pdf

(Last accessed 2006-01-02).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1590&langcode=pwn (2021-09-24).


Example #1:

    a. /-Em-adil ti       kina      tua alak a/*tu(a) pa-kan
    force-AV Nom mother Acc child Lin                  Cau-eat
    lit. `Mother forced the child to cause him/her to eat.'
Example #2:

    (i)a. pa-tuLu     ti palaN    t/ay kalalu         tua vEcik
    Cau-teach Nom           Acc                 Obl embroidery
    `PalaN teaches Kalalu to embroider.'