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:

CLIFF GODDARD (2002). THE SEARCH FOR THE SHARED SEMANTIC CORE.

URL: http://www.une.edu.au/arts/LCL/nsm/Goddard_Ch1_2002.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3274&langcode=bck (2017-12-17).

 

Example #1:

    nganggu gun.gulu nginjaga gi-nj-i-ma?
    2SG:OBL head        what      PRES-2SG:S:NONFUTURE-INS-MA
    `I know what you said (your words) but what are you thinking?'
Example #2:

    (30)   (a)    Ngaanyi=ma -ma-iy          thangani?
    what=I/I      3SG:S-MA-PAST mouth
    `What did she say?'
Example #3:

    (b)    Ngaanyi=ma -ma-iy          gun.gulu?
    what=I/I      3SG:S-MA-PAST head
    `What did she think?'