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:

Eric Fuss (2004). The Rise of Agreement. A Formal Approach to the Syntax and Grammaticalization of Verbal Inflection..

URL: http://web.uni-frankfurt.de/fb10/fuss/Thesis/The%20Rise%20of%20Agreement.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2608&langcode=cym (2021-10-23).


Example #1:

    a. Gwel-sant         (hwy) y         ferch.
    see-3PL.PAST    they     the girl
    `They saw the girl.'
Example #2:

    b. *Gwel-sant        y       plant      y      ferch.
    see-3PL.PAST    the children the girl
    `The children saw the girl.'