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:

Carnie, Andrew (2002). Syntax: A Generative Introduction - Problem Sets.

URL: http://www-rohan.sdsu.edu/~gawron/syntax/assignments/ProblemSets.pdf

(Last accessed 2006-02-11).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2136&langcode=wbp (2020-09-27).


Example #1:

    a)   Lungkarda ka         ngulya-ngka         nguna-mi.
    bluetongue aux       burrow-A            lie-non.past
    "The bluetongue skink is lying in the burrow."
Example #2:

    b) Nantuwu     ka       karru-kurra     parnka-mi.
    horse       aux     creek-B run-non.past
    "The horse is running to the creek."
Example #3:

    c) Karli      ka       pirli-ngirli      wanti-mi.
    boomerang AUX       stone-C           fall-NON.PAST
    "the boomerang is falling from the stone."