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:

Güldemann, Tom (2004). Preverbal objects and information structure in Benue-Congo.

URL: http://email.eva.mpg.de/~gueldema/pdf/OV-BenueCongo.pdf

(Last accessed ).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2716&langcode=yor (2020-08-13).


Example #1:

    (15)         k        w k-k
    3S learn book NOM-read
    `s/he learned the art of reading' (Manfredi 1997: 96)
Example #2:

    b. mo f            -hun          aso
    1S want         NOM-weave      cloth
    `I want to     weave (some)   cloth' (Manfredi 1997: 96)