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:

Bill Palmer (2003). Owners into actors.

URL: http://www.surrey.ac.uk/lcts/bill.palmer/NWS_site/VCB/draft.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2916&langcode=ghn (2019-05-24).


Example #1:

    (36)   a. ņuma dia              pa     leo       ivere
    sit      3PL.ABS LOC inside sea
    `They stayed sitting inside the sea.' (Ganoqa - Kettle 2000:197)
Example #2:

    b. mana          va-keni nana
    IRR.1SGS CS-go          3SG.ABS
    `[How] will I make it go away?' (Ganoqa - Kettle 2000:194)
Example #3:

    (56)   a. beto       gari         puta ghe-di
    and.then RL.3PLS sleep AUX-3PLS
    `Then they slept.' (Ganoqa - Kettle 2000:191)
Example #4:

    b. ge              vari-teku        ghe-di        ari-kori
    RL.3PLS         RECIP-take       AUX-3PLS they-DL
    `They two fought each other honourably.' (Ganoqa - Kettle 2000:192)