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:

Feng-fan Hsieh (2006). Atoms and Particles.

URL: http://web.mit.edu/ffhsieh/www/AtomsandParticles.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3993&langcode=nan (2021-09-27).


Example #1:

    [CP khuann         [TP li          beh           cu     sann]], gua long ciah         Taiwanese
    whether            you want cook                   what     I    all    eat
    `I will eat whatever you cook.'
Example #2:

    TP                                                             CP
    s/he too                                      SFP SFP
    `(You know,) S/he did not have any objection, either, right?'
Example #3:

    a.     Abing     cang          be     linggo      kong
    p.n.      yesterday buy apple              KONG
    (27) All: (I am surprised that) Abing bought apples yesterday!
Example #4:

    *lang          kong            [TP abing cang         be      linggo]
    People        say             [TP abing yesterday buy        apple]
    Intended: *`People say that abing bought apples yesterday.'