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=jpn (2022-01-26).


Example #1:

    Mary-ga minna-ga ti omotteiru ka] siritagatteiru
    Mary-nom all-nom      think     qm wantto know
    from the library.'
Example #2:

    (241) John-ga nihongo-o/ga             hanas-e-ru
    John-nom Japanese-acc/nom speak-can-present
    `John can speak Japanese.'
Example #3:

    a. Gakusei-ga sannin        hon-o    katta
    Student-nom 3-cl person] book-acc bought
    `Three students bought books.'
Example #4:

    (251) a. Taroo-ga tenisu-ga zyoozu-da
    Taroo-nom tennis-nom good at-is
    `Taroo is good at tennis.'
Example #5:

    a. Teiburu-no ue-ni koppu-ka aru
    table-gen top-loc cup-nom exist
    `There are cups on the table.'