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:

Dieter Wunderlich (2002). Argument hierarchy and other factors determining argument realization.

URL: http://web.phil-fak.uni-duesseldorf.de/~wdl/arghierarchy.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 99&langcode=jpn (2022-01-19).


Example #1:

    Yumiko ga {*wain o/ wain de} nomi-tubure-ta
    Yumiko NOM {*wine ACC/wine with} drink-collapse-PAST
    `Yumiko drank herself unconscious (with wine).'
Example #2:

    a. suupu ga ni-tamat-ta
    soup NOM boil (tr.)-be.packed-PAST
    `The soup boiled down'
Example #3:

    b. * Taroo ga suupu o ni-tamat-ta
    * Taroo NOM soup acc boil (tr.)-be.packed-PAST
    `Taro boiled the soup down'