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:

Richards, Norvin (1999). Dependency Formation and Directionality of Tree Construction.

URL: http://web.mit.edu/norvin/www/papers/top-down.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-02-15).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 97&langcode=cmn (2021-09-24).


Example #1:

    (91)   jingcha xiang-zhidao [shei sha -le shei]
    police want know who kill PERF who
    (i)*'Who are the police trying to find out who ___ killed ___?'