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:

Nakamura, Wataru (1997). A Constraint-Based Typology of Case Systems - Chapter 1.

URL: http://wings.buffalo.edu/linguistics/people/students/dissertations/nakamura/nakamurach.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-05-31).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1183&langcode=eus (2019-01-22).


Example #1:

    (34) Ni-k          lan-               egin       d-u-t.
    1SG-ERG       work-NOM            do         3SG:NOM-AUX-1SG:ERG
    'I did work'.
Example #2:

    (22) a.       Jon-ek          eskutitz-a      bidali         zuen.
    John-ERG        letter-NOM      send           AUX
    'John sent the letter'.
Example #3:

    b.     Etxe-ak       zutik             iraun-go       du
    house-ERG on.foot               last-FUT       AUX
    'The house will last'.
Example #4:

    c.     Jon-          heldu            da.
    John-NOM arrive                 AUX
    'John has arrived'.