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:

HASPELMATH, MARTIN (2001). Explaining the Ditransitive Person-Role Constraint: A usage-based approach.

URL: http://amor.rz.hu-berlin.de/~h0998dgh/signalling/haspelmath_ditr.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-02-15).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3&langcode=ron (2021-04-10).


Example #1:

    (34) a. O      sa*    mi        te         omoare.
    will that 1SG . REC 2SG . THM kill.3 PL
    'They will kill you (SG) on me.'
Example #2:

    b. *Vor         sa*   mi        va*       omoare.
    want.3PL that 1SG . REC 2PL. THM kill.3 PL
    'They want to kill you (PL) on me.'