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=mrn (2018-10-20).


Example #1:

    c. mamaja         no-gu
    be.ashamed     AUX-1SGS
    `I'm ashamed.' (Cheke Holo ­ White et al 1988:xx)
Example #2:

    b. age no-da               ka      thongno    ņo
    go     AUX-1INCS LOC            ocean      there
    `Let's go to the ocean.' (Cheke Holo ­ White et al 1988:xx)
Example #3:

    b. ginau hata         no-gu         di      s-ara       rea
    later     get      AUX-1SGS 3PLO FOC-I               they
    `I will get them later.' (Cheke Holo - White et al 1988:xxxiv)
Example #4:

    (59)   a. ne              thono     sorho ghe-gu           sara     ia
    PST             really    sting   AUX-1SGP FOC.I          ART
    `I really got stung.' (Cheke Holo ­ White et al 1988:177)
Example #5:

    b. tethegha           ghe-gu       si      nga iara        ņe
    strain             AUX-1SGP FOC         ?       I       this
    `I'm really straining.' (Cheke Holo ­ White et al 1988:187)
Example #6:

    c. magra ghe-di
    fight    AUX-3PLP
    `They fought hard.' (Cheke Holo ­ White et al 1988:59)