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:

PAUL AGBEDOR (1994). Verb Serialization in Ewe.

URL: http://www.njas.helsinki.fi/pdf-files/vol3num1/agbedor.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2756&langcode=yor (2020-08-13).


Example #1:

    1. Yoruba:     Aje sunkun lo ile
    Aje weep go home
    'Aje wept on his way home' (Awoyale 1987)
Example #2:

    29. * Mo bu omi mumi
    I pour water drink
    'I poured water and drank'
Example #3:

    51. Olu ti omo na a subu
    Olu push child the fall
    'Olu pushed the child down'