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:

McGinnis, Martha (1997). Case and Locality in L-Syntax: Evidence from Georgian.

URL: http://minimalism.linguistics.arizona.edu/AMSA/PDF/AMSA-168-0900.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-02-18).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 353&langcode=jpn (2022-01-20).


Example #1:

    (30)   a.    John-ga suugaku-no sensei-ni            home-rare-ta.
    J.-NOM math-GEN teacher-DAT praise-PASS-PAST
    `John was praised by the mathematics teacher.'
Example #2:

    b.    Taroo-ga suugaku-no sensei-ni          Jiroo-o home-rare-ta.
    T.-NOM math-GEN teacher-DAT J.-ACC praise-PASS-PAST
    `Taro had the math teacher praise Jiro on him.'
Example #3:

    c.    Taroo-ga keikan-ni           inu-o      home-rare-ta.
    T.-NOM policeman-DAT dog-ACC praise-PASS-PAST
    OR:   `Taro had a policeman praise a dog on him.'           (Kubo 1990)
Example #4:

    (32)   a.      Calvin-wa Hobbes-ni/o zibun-no kuruma-de paatii-e ik-ase-ta
    C.-TOP    H.-DAT/ACC self-GEN car-by     party-to go-CAUS-PAST
    `Calvini let/made Hobbesj go to the party in hisi/j car.'
Example #5:

    b.      Taroo-ga Hanako-ni            zibun-no   heya-de uta-o    utaw-are-ta
    T.-TOP   H.-DAT               self-GEN   room-at song-ACC sing-PASS-PAST
    `Tarooi had Hanako j sing a song in self'si/j room on him.'