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:

Newmeyer, Frederick J. (2004). Some Thoughts on the Serial Verb Construction.

URL: http://www.typologie.cnrs.fr/fr/gabarits/TUL%20Newmeyer.pdf

(Last accessed ).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2747&langcode=aka (2018-10-21).


Example #1:

    me    guaréè        me   báà           mpoaanó
    I     swim-PAST I        come-PAST shore
    `I swam to the shore'
Example #2:

    me     de     aburow         mi                 gu   msu m
    I      take corn             I                  flow water in
    `I pour corn into the water'