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:

Olga Mišeska Tomić (2003). The Balkan Sprachbund properties.

URL: http://www.lotschool.nl/GraduateProgram/LotSchools/Summerschool2003/Tomic.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1333&langcode=rup (2019-06-16).


Example #1:

    a         featiljei.
    to        girl+the.F.Sg.Dat
    `Peter   has given a flower to the girl.'
Example #2:

    b.     sor-sa                   a       profesorlui                       Ar
    sister+his.M.Sg.Cl       to      professor+the.M.Sg.Dat
    `the professor's sister'
Example #3:

    (i)         mult     mushata                      aroshe shimie                                      Ar
    much beautiful+the.F.Sg               red.F.Sg scarf
    `the very beautiful red scarf'
Example #4:

    (23)    stilolu        atsel lailu                                                          Ar
    pen+the.M.Sg that black+the.M.Sg
    `the black pen'
Example #5:

    (*un     carte)/(*carte) a     featiljei/(unei                 feat)/(*feat).
    (a        book)/book to         girl+the.Dat/(a.Dat             girl)/girl
    `Petre   has given the book/a book/book to the girl/a          girl/girl.'
Example #6:

    b.       Ul            vidzu                  frati-nju.                                    Ar
    3Sg.F.Acc.Cl see.3Sg.Aor             brother-my.M.Sg.Cl
    `(S)he saw my brother.'
Example #7:

    s-mi                             ariseasc.
    Subj.Mark-1Sg.Acc.Cl             please.3Sg.Subj
    `I finally found a dress which   should please me.'
Example #8:

    f.     Am            cu     cai  (t)          s-yin.            Ar
    have.1Sg      with whom that.Mod        Subj.Mark-come.1Sg
    `I have somebody with whom I can come.'
Example #9:

    ved            mne.
    see.1Sg.Pres tomorrow.
    `I will come to see you tomorrow.'
Example #10:

    `(S)he/they shouldn't have come!'