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:

Evans, Nicholas (2003). An Interesting Couple: The Semantic Development of Dyad Morphemes.

URL: http://www.uni-koeln.de/phil-fak/ifl/asw/forschung/ap/dyad.pdf

(Last accessed 2006-02-18).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2398&langcode=fij (2018-01-18).


Example #1:

    (23)    Eratou vei-loma-ni
    FIJ     they.pl RECIP-love-RECIP
    `They love one another.'
Example #2:

    FIJ     3du    RECIP-CAUS-learn-RECIP
    `They share a teacher-student relationship.' (Schütz 1985:206)
Example #3:

    (25)    keirau vei-tuka-ni                    kei      Tevita
    FIJ     1du     RECIP-grandfather-RECIP with Tevita
    `Tevita and I are grandfather and grandchild.'
Example #4:

    (26)    keirau vei-makubu-ni         kei    Mosese
    FIJ     1du    RECIP-grandchild-RECIP       with Mosese
    `Mosese and I are grandchild and grandfather.'