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:

Lee, Young-Suk (1993). Scrambling as Case-Driven Obligatory Movement.

URL: http://www.ircs.upenn.edu/download/techreports/1993/93-06.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-03-29).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 829&langcode=cmn (2021-09-24).


Example #1:

    a. Ta nian le shu
    he read asp book
    `He reads a book.'
Example #2:

    b. Tanian le sange xiaoshi
    he read asp three hours
    `He reads for three hours.'
Example #3:

    c.*Ta nian (le) shu sange xiaoshi
    he read asp book three hours
    `He reads a book for three hours.'