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:

Butt, Miriam (2003). The Light Verb Jungle.

URL: http://edvarda.hf.ntnu.no/ling/tross/Butt.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-03-29).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 820&langcode=kor (2021-09-28).


Example #1:

    (4) Chelswu-Ka namwunip-ul ssel-E chiw-ess-ta
    Chelswu-Nom leaves-Acc   sweep-E clean-Past-Decl
    `Chelswu has swept up the leaves.' (Korean)
Example #2:

    (5) *Chelswu-nun [anwu-to pam-ul          ilk-ess-ta]-ko       an malha-ess-ta.
    Chelswu-Top nobo dy chestnut-Acc eat-Past-Decl-Comp Neg say-Past-Decl
    `Chelswu did not say that nobo dy ate the chestnut.' (Korean)
Example #3:

    (6) anwu-to pam-ul          an mek-E chiw-ess-ta.
    nobo dy chestnut-Acc Neg eat-E clean-Past-Decl
    `Nobo dy (children) has eaten up the chestnut.' (Korean)