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:

Uli Sauerland (1995). The Lemmings Theory of Case.

URL: http://www.zas.gwz-berlin.de/mitarb/homepage/sauerland/varia/lemmings.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1236&langcode=wbp (2020-10-01).


Example #1:

    a. nyuntulu-rlu ka-npa-ju          nga ju nya-nyi
    you-ERG Pres-2SG-1SG meNOM see-NPST
    `You see me.'
Example #2:

    b. nyuntu ka-npa parnka-mi
    you PRS-2SG RUN-NPST
    `You are running.'
Example #3:

    c. nga ju ka-rna parnka-mi
    me PRS-1SG run-NPST
    `I am running.'