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:

Charles Randriamasimanana (2000). Malagasy Clause Structure.

URL: http://folk.uio.no/janengh/gassisk/MCScr.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2370&langcode=tay (2018-10-22).


Example #1:

    (8)a.   wan-nya?       lah-an         turi      hupaw-nya?
    asp-3S.G       leave-AN       car       purse-3S.G
    `He left his purse in the car.' (on purpose)
Example #2:

    b.   wan-nya?        s-?alah          turi   hupaw-nya?
    asp-3S.G        S-leave          car    purse-3S.G
    `He left his purse in the car.' (by accident)