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:

Kim, Meesook, Barbara Landau, & Colin Phillips (1998). Cross-linguistic Differences in Children’s Syntax for Locative Verbs.

URL: http://www.ling.udel.edu/colin/research/papers/bucld_1998.pdf

(Last accessed 2006-02-18).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2365&langcode=arb (2020-09-27).


Example #1:

    (17)      a.      gattyat al          tawalah bi         al       gittah
    covered the         baby      with     the      the table-cloth
    `I covered the table with the table-cloth.'
Example #2:

    b. *    gattyat al          gittah             ala      al        tawaleh
    covered the         table-cloth        on       the       table
    `I covered the table-cloth on the table.'                             (Classical