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=tha (2021-09-19).


Example #1:

    (20)       a.       Chan      toktang hong       duay    dokmai
    I         decorate room      with    flower
    `I decorated the room with flowers.'
Example #2:

    b.       Chan      toktang dokmai             nai      hong
    I         decorate flower            into     room
    `*I decorated flowers into the room.'
Example #3:

    d.      Chan      pat      kai                kin
    I         fry      chicken            kit
    `I fried chicken and ate it.                             (Thai)