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:

Yue Yuan Huang and Suying Yang (2005). Telicity in L2 Chinese Acquisition.

URL: http://www.lingref.com/cpp/gasla/7/paper1163.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3061&langcode=jpn (2022-01-19).


Example #1:

    (8) a. Tom-ga doa-o        aketa
    Tom-nom door-acc opened
    `Tom opened the door.'
Example #2:

    b. *kagi-ga dao-o aketa.
    Key-nom door-acc opened
    `The key opened the door.'