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:

Evans, Nicholas, Ruth Singer & Bruce Birch (2005). The Iwaidja/Mawng reciprocal: a challenge to the typology of reciprocal constructions.

URL: http://www.student.unimelb.edu.au/rjsinger/Padang%5B1%5D.IwMa.recips.ho.pdf

(Last accessed ).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3087&langcode=yue (2018-10-22).


Example #1:

    (2) Ngh bi-min kuih kuih bi-min ngh
    Can I     give-face him       he      give-face me
    `He and I respect each other.' (Matthews & Yip 1994:8 7)