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:

Cysouw, Michael (2004). Interrogative words: an exercise in lexical typology.

URL: http://email.eva.mpg.de/~cysouw/pdf/cysouwQUESTION.pdf

(Last accessed 2006-02-11).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2056&langcode=vie (2019-05-21).


Example #1:

    a.   no sao        roi
    `How has it been for him?'
Example #2:

    may noi       gi
    2SG say       what
    `What did you say?'
Example #3:

    may noi       sao
    2SG say       SAO
    `What did you say?'