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:

Phillips, Colin (2003). Linguistics and Linking Problems.

URL: http://www.ling.umd.edu/colin/research/papers/phillips_merrill.pdf

(Last accessed 2006-02-11).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2127&langcode=lug (2018-10-19).


Example #1:

    (33)    a.       Petero ya-jju           a-mazzi              mu-gilaasi.                Luganda
    Petero filled           the water            into-glass
    `*Petero filled water into the glass.'
Example #2:

    b.       Petero ya-jjuza         gilaasi              na-mazzi.
    Petero filled           glass                with-water
    `Petero filled the glass with water.'