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:

Ken Hiraiwa (2000). On Nominative-Genitive Conversion*.

URL: http://www.l.u-tokyo.ac.jp/~hiraiwa/documents/NGC_MITWPL39.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2692&langcode=apt (2022-01-22).


Example #1:

    ngo [si -mi      ka pa-nibo] mju-mi          kapa-to
    I    cattle-ACC GEN kill-NML person-ACC see-PFT
    `I saw the person who killed the cattle.'
Example #2:

    Kagoka      tuni     my
    Kago-GEN kick-NML man
    `the man whom Kago kicked'