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:

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=yee (2019-05-26).

 

Example #1:

    (69)      na-Na-tmi-kwalca-t               Yimas (Foley 1991)
    3sgA-1sgO-say-rise-PERF
    'She woke me up' (by verbal action)
Example #2:

    (70) na-bu-wul-cay-pra-kiak
    3sgO-3sgS-afraid-try.to.make-come-remote.past
    `They tried to make him afraid as he came'