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:

Peter Ackema & Ad Neeleman (1995). Optimal Questions*.

URL: http://www.phon.ucl.ac.uk/home/ad/publications/1.37.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3610&langcode=ind (2021-09-27).


Example #1:

    (68)   a.      Apabila (kah) Pak Budiman berangkat
    when Q mister Budiman leave
    `when did mister Budiman leave'
Example #2:

    b.      Bagaimana (kah) pencuri itu masuk kedalam rumah itu
    how Q thief the enter into house the
    `how did the thief get into the house'
Example #3:

    c.      Apa (kah) pekerjaan lelaki itu
    what Q job man the
    `what is the man's job'