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:

Ileana Paul (2001). Squib.

URL: http://muse.jhu.edu/journals/oceanic_linguistics/v040/40.1paul.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2802&langcode=plt (2019-03-23).

 

Example #1:

    (3) Rasoa ve no manapaka bozaka?
    Rasoa Q no AT.cut            grass
    `Is it Rasoa who is cutting grass?'
Example #2:

    (4) Omaly Rasoa no nanapaka bozaka.
    yesterday Rasoa no past.AT.cut grass
    `It was yesterday that Rasoa was cutting grass.'
Example #3:

    (5) Omaly ve Rasoa no nanapaka bozaka?
    yesterday Q Rasoa no past.AT.cut grass
    `Was it yesterday that Rasoa was cutting grass?'
Example #4:

    (7) Omaly ve Rasoa dia nanapaka bozaka?
    yesterday Q Rasoa       top past.AT.cut grass
    `Yesterday, Rasoa, was she cutting grass?'
Example #5:

    (8) Ity antsy ity ve dia Rasoa no nanapaka bozaka taminy?
    this knife this Q top Rasoa no past.AT.cut grass                past.P.3(gen)
    `This knife, was it Rasoa who cut grass with it?'
Example #6:

    (10) Ny mpianatra ve mamaky teny, ny mpampianatra ve mihaino?
    det student       Q AT.read        word det teacher         Q AT.listen
    `Are the students reading, the teachers listening?'
Example #7:

    (12) a. Tsy Rasoa intsony no manapaka bozaka.
    neg Rasoa npi           no AT.cut         grass
    `It is no longer Rasoa who is cutting grass.'
Example #8:

    (13) a. Tsy manapaka intsony ny bozaka Rasoa.
    neg AT.cut          npi        det grass      Rasoa
    `Rasoa is no longer cutting the grass.'
Example #9:

    b. Tsy manapaka ny bozaka intsony Rasoa.
    neg AT.cut          det grass       npi       Rasoa
    `Rasoa is no longer cutting the grass.'
Example #10:

    an-dRajaona Rasoa]?
    acc-Rajaona     Rasoa
    `Did Rabe say that Rakoto hoped that Rasoa kissed Rajaona?'
Example #11:

    an-dRajaona Rasoa]?
    acc-Rajaona     Rasoa
    `Did Rabe say that Rakoto hoped that Rasoa kissed Rajaona?'
Example #12:

    an-dRajaona ve [Rasoa]?
    acc-Rajaona     Q Rasoa
    `Did Rabe say that Rakoto hoped that Rasoa kissed Rajaona?'