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:

Meesook Kim and Colin Phillips (1998). Complex Verb Constructions in Child Korean.

URL: http://www.ling.udel.edu/colin/research/papers/bu_1997.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 470&langcode=kor (2021-09-28).


Example #1:

    `I've got it [found].'
Example #2:

    (10)     a. ku-ka    pang-ey       tuleka-ko-iss-ta
    he-Nom room-Loc        enter-ko-be-Decl
    `He is entering the   room.'
Example #3:

    b. ku-ka     pang-ey      tuleka-a-iss-ta
    he-Nom room-Loc         enter-a-be-Decl
    `He has entered the   room.'
Example #4:

    (12)     Adult: mwe ha-ko-iss-e
    what do-ko-be-Ques
    `What is he doing?'
Example #5:

    Child: sinbal sin-ko      cikum
    shoes put on-ko now
    `(He's ) putting on shoes now.' (Jiyoung 2;4)
Example #6:

    (13)           Adult: mwe      ha-ko iss-e
    what      do-ko-be-Ques
    'What    are you doing?'
Example #7:

    Child: pap     mek-ko
    meal    eat-ko-(be-Decl)
    '(I)'m   eating the meal.'
Example #8:

    (14)     Adult: kabang ettekhe ha-ko-iss-e?
    bag     how     do-ko-be-Ques
    `How are you doing the bag?'
Example #9:

    Child: kabang kac-ko
    bag      take-ko
    `(I'm) taking the bag.'