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:

Paul Kiparsky (1998). Partitive Case and Aspect.

URL: http://www.stanford.edu/~kiparsky/Papers/wuppertal.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1238&langcode=wbp (2020-10-01).


Example #1:

    (60)         a.    Ngarrka-ngku ka marlu              luwa-rni
    man-Erg        Pres kangaroo(Nom) shoot-Nonpast
    `The man is shooting the kangaroo'
Example #2:

    b.    Ngarrka-ngku ka-rla-jinta marlu-ku         luwa-rni
    man-Erg        Pres-rla-jinta kangaroo-Dat shoot-Nonpast
    `The man is shooting at the kangaroo'