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:

Kim, Meesook, Barbara Landau, & Colin Phillips (1998). Cross-linguistic Differences in Children’s Syntax for Locative Verbs.

URL: http://www.ling.udel.edu/colin/research/papers/bucld_1998.pdf

(Last accessed 2006-02-18).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2365&langcode=jpn (2022-01-20).


Example #1:

    (18)      a.      Taro-ga baketu-o            mizu-de         mitasi-da
    Nom bucket-Acc            water-with      fill-past
    `Taro filled a bucket with water'
Example #2:

    a.      Taro-ga mizu-o              baketu-ni       mitasi-da
    Nom water-Acc            bucket-Loc      fill-past
    `*Taro filled water into a bucket.'                                         (Jap
Example #3:

    b.      John-ga            niwatori-o         naguri-korosi-ta
    Nom           chicken-Acc        beat-kill-Past
    `John beat and killed a chicken.'                        (Japanese)