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:

Arnim von Stechow (2001). Discussion about Monsters.

URL: http://vivaldi.sfs.nphil.uni-tuebingen.de:16080/~arnim10/Handouts/Schlenkers.Monster.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3219&langcode=amh (2018-10-20).


Example #1:

    john Jägna       näNN yt-lall
    John hero        I-am         says-3 sg.m
    `John says that he is a hero'
Example #2:

    12. a. alttazzäzäNN                  alä             [Amharic, Leslau 1995, p. 779]
    I-will-not-obey-me          he-said
    `He refused to obey me'