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:

Evans, Nicholas (2004). Reciprocal constructions: towards a structural typology.

URL: http://www.linguistics.unimelb.edu.au/research/projects/reciprocals/papers/berlin.recips.ho.pdf

(Last accessed 2006-02-02).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2020&langcode=ben (2019-08-23).


Example #1:

    (41a)           bhaie                  bhaie                   jhOgRa kOre
    BGL             brother:ERG/LOC        brother:ERG/LOC         quarrel do
    `Brother fights with brother' (Dasgupta 2002)
Example #2:

    (41b)          rajae                 rajae                     juddho hOe
    BGL            king:ERG/LOC          king:ERG/LOC              war is
    `King fights with king' (Dasgupta 2002)