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:

Emily M. Bender (2000). SYNTACTIC VARIATION AND LINGUISTIC COMPETENCE.

URL: http://faculty.washington.edu/ebender/dissertation/bender_thesis.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2487&langcode=ben (2018-04-26).

 

Example #1:

    a. Lokti kerani.
    man clerk
    `The man is a clerk.'
Example #2:

    b. Lokti dhoni.
    man wealthy
    `The man is wealthy.'
Example #3:

    c. Boiti tebile        ache.
    book table-LOC COP
    `The book is on the table.'
Example #4:

    d. bolchi < bole + achi
    say     COP.1sg
    `I am saying'