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:

Multiple Authors (2004). Proceedings of CSDL 2004: Conceptual Structure, Discourse, and Language.

URL: http://www.ualberta.ca/CSDL2004/CSDL2004abstracts.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-03-29).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 919&langcode=jpn (2022-01-26).


Example #1:

    kinoo are tabeta              no. nandakke,             a    fondu.
    yesterday       DEM. ate      PTCL what.is.it           oh   fondue
    "I ate that thing yesterday... What is it. Oh, fondue."
Example #2:

    4.        Ken-wa ne-te-I                                                            Japanese (Smith 1991).
    Ken-TOP sleep-ASP-NPST
    `Ken is sleeping / asleep'
Example #3:

    (1)       demo      kane(o) motte      nee mon        anohito (ga)
    but money have not final.particle that:person
    `But that person doesn't have money.' (particles not expressed; word order inver
Example #4:

    (1)       eega-ga/o               mi-tai
    movie-NOM/ACC           see-want
    `(I) want to see a movie.'