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:

Jürgen Bohnemeyer (2000). TIME REFERENCE ACROSS LANGUAGES.

URL: http://www.mpi.nl/world/persons/private/bohnem/lotboh5.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2749&langcode=kmg (2018-10-22).

 

Example #1:

    (36) a. Fisi-huk       na-wek.
    KT     arrive-SS.SIM  ate-3.SG
    `As he arrived, he was eating.'
Example #2:

    b. Fisi-ra         na-wek.
    arrive-SS.SEQate-3.SG
    `He arrived, then he ate.'
Example #3:

    c. Mu-ha-pie         kio-wek.
    speak-DS.SIM-3.PL weep-3.SG
    `As they spoke he wept.'
Example #4:

    d. Mu-E-pie          kio-wek.
    speak-DS(SEQ)-3.PL weep-3.SG
    `After they spoke he wept.' (Longacre 1983: 187)