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:

Alexander William (2005). COMPLEX CAUSATIVES AND VERBAL VALENCE.

URL: http://www.ling.umd.edu/~alxndrw/Papers/ccvv.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3413&langcode=mal (2019-07-20).

 

Example #1:

    (5 9 4 )      ava pappa am moriy -e         kaacc -um.
    she pappatam get crisp -npp fry -fut
    `She will fry the pappatam crisp.' (K.A. Jayaseelan, p.c.)
Example #2:

    (597)      * ava pappa am morikk        -e  kaacc -um.
    she pappatam make crisp -npp fry -fut
    Intended: `She fried the pappatam crisp
Example #3:

    (6 0 0 )     ii kuppayam ve utt -u.
    this dress     whiten -past
    `This dress became white.' (Asher and Kumari 1997: 456)
Example #4:

    (6 0 2 )     a ri p o i          -u.
    rice become powder -past
    `The rice has turned to powder.'
Example #5:

    (6 0 3 )     acchan irikk -e   amma maricc -u.
    father be -npp mother die         -past
    `Mother died while father was still alive.' (Asher and Kumari 1997: 82)