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:

Nicholas Evans, Alice Gaby and Rachel Nordlinger (2004). Compromising transitivity.

URL: http://www.linguistics.unimelb.edu.au/research/projects/reciprocals/papers/comp.trans-final.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2979&langcode=gbc (2019-08-20).


Example #1:

    (23a)     jala     daba     yalu-ngk=i.
    Kar       then     hit      3pl-RR=PST
    `then they hit each other.'
Example #2:

    (23b)     Daba nangk=i       nanaba kurrukurru.
    Kar       fight 3sgRR=PST there       big.mob(NOM)
    `Big mobs of people fought each other there.'