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:

Andrew Simpson (2005). Pro drop patterns and analyticity.

URL: http://www.people.fas.harvard.edu/~ctjhuang/Course_LSA222/handouts/Simpson2a.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3018&langcode=jpn (2022-01-26).


Example #1:

    (7)    kodomo-wai [haha-ga ei/k sikaru daroo to] omotta
    child-TOP     mother-NOM scold will C thought
    'The child thought that his mother would scold him.' (Nakamura 1991)
Example #2:

    (8)    John-gai [Mary-ga ei/k nagutta toki] naite-ita
    John-NOM Mary-NOM hit time crying-was
    'John was crying when Mary hit him.' (Nakamura 1991)