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:

Matthew S. Dryer (2000). Word Order in Tibeto-Surman Languages.

URL: http://www.r0ry.co.uk/mirror/tibeto-burman.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3380&langcode=bgr (2019-01-22).


Example #1:

    mip?nih chabu a            hawng ka pk        mi chu
    man ERG book 3SG 1SG                    give REL that
    `the book that the man gave me' (Reichle 1981: 93)
Example #2:

    hi   Pathian     biakin hi rwk               u    le!
    this God         temple this break.down       2PL IMPER
    `break down this temple of God!' (Reichle 1981: 136)
Example #3:

    (66)   Rti hi lal        a      si le
    Retai this king 3SG be LINK
    `this (man called) Retai was a king' (Reichle 1981: 137)
Example #4:

    a.   in      t?
    house small
    `small house' (Reichle 1981: 42)
Example #5:

    b.   tha    thlo
    good very
    `very good' (Reichle 1981: 66)