ODIN

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:

de Swart, Peter (2003). The Case Mirror.

URL: http://baserv.uci.kun.nl/~pdeswart/papers/The%20Case%20Mirror.pdf

(Last accessed 2006-02-18).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2373&langcode=mal (2019-04-22).

 

Example #1:

    a. avan ku iye          a iccu
    he    child.ACC      beat-PAST
    `He beat the child.'
Example #2:

    b. avan pustakam vaayiccu
    he     book      read-PAST
    `He read the book.'
Example #3:

    a. avan pustakam vaayiccu
    he     book       read-PAST
    `He read the book.'
Example #4:

    b. kappal     tiramaalaka e      bheediccu
    ship       wave-PL.ACC        split-PAST
    `The ship broke through the   waves.'
Example #5:

    (26)   a. kappal    tiramaalaka e     bheediccu
    ship      wave-PL.ACC       split-PAST
    `The ship broke through the waves.'
Example #6:

    b. tiramaalaka       kappaline     bheediccu
    wave-PL           ship.ACC      split-PAST
    `The waves split the ship.'
Example #7:

    avan pustakam vaayiccu
    he     book      read-PAST
    `He read the book.'
Example #8:

    (32)      kappal    tiramaalaka e     bheediccu
    ship      wave-PL.ACC       split-PAST
    `The ship broke through the waves.'
Example #9:

    a. avan pustakam vaayiccu
    he     book       read-PAST
    `He read the book.'