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:

Bernd Heine (2001). Accounting for creole reflexive forms (Preliminary Version).

URL: http://www.pca.uni-siegen.de/doc/8/8.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1482&langcode=gcr (2019-01-17).


Example #1:

    a    *i     ka       grate li
    (he TAM scratch him)
    *'Il se gratte'
Example #2:

    b        ie       ka      grate ie
    (they TAM scratch them)
    'Ils se grattent'
Example #3:

    mo ka          swen mo kÚ
    (I    TAM care        my body)
    `I look after myself'
Example #4:

    a      mo     ka      uer mo   mo              mem
    (1:SG TAM see 1:SG 1:SG                  self)
    `je me vois moi-mÍme'
Example #5:

    b       i         ka      uer li       li    mem
    (3:SG TAM see 3:SG 3:SG self)
    `il/elle le/la/se voit lui-mÍme/elle-mÍme'