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:

Lin Jiang (Amy) (2005). Second language acquisition of English "pronominality" by Chinese speakers.

URL: http://www.essex.ac.uk/linguistics/pgr/egspll/volume7/PDFs/Jiang.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3160&langcode=cmn (2021-09-24).


Example #1:

    (3)   Zhangsani gaosu Lisij Wangwuk xiangxin zijii/*j/k.
    Zhangsan told Lisi Wangwu trust                  self
    `Zhangsan told Lisi that Wangwu trusted him/himself.'
Example #2:

    (6)   Neige reni, Zhangsan renshi ei.
    That man, Zhangsan know
    `As for that man, Zhangsan knows him.'
Example #3:

    (7)      Neige reni,   Zhangsan   renwei Lisi    xiangxin ei.
    that    man      Zhangsan   think   Lisi   trust
    `As for that man, Zhangsan thinks that Lisi trusts him.'