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:

Robert Frank and K. Vijay-Shanker (1997). Lowering Across Languages.

URL: http://www.cog.jhu.edu/faculty/frank/papers/amlap-book.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 417&langcode=jpn (2022-01-19).


Example #1:

    (6)      Yamasita-ga yuuzin-wo [Rel PRO ti houmonsita ] kaisya-dei       mikaketa
    Yamasita-nom friend-acc              visited       company-lo c saw
    "Yamasita saw his friend at the company he visited."
Example #2:

    Yamasita-wa yuuzin-wo [Rel PRO ti houmonsita ] kaisya-de   mikaketa
    Yamasita-top friend-acc           visited      company-loc saw
    "As for Yamasita, he saw his friend at the company he visited."
Example #3:

    (8)       Hirosi-ga aidoru kasyu-wo [Rel PRO ti kakusita ] kamera-de totta
    Hirosi-nom p opular singer-acc             hid       camera-with photographed
    "Hiroshi photographed the p opular singer with the camera he was hiding."