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 (0.999501495). Clause Types.

URL: http://linguistics.buffalo.edu/people/faculty/dryer/dryer/DryerShopenClauseTypes.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3428&langcode=ape (2019-07-18).


Example #1:

    (113) a. n-a-la-tú
    `he built it (a house)'
Example #2:

    b. okok kw-a-túl-únú
    she 3SG.FEM-REALIS-see-3SG.MASC
    `she saw him'
Example #3:

    (114)         énan n-a-leh
    he      3SG.MASC-REALIS-cry
    `he cried'
Example #4:

    (115)        énan élgei-nú
    he       afraid-3SG.MASC
    `he is afraid'
Example #5:

    (136) echah h-a-lali
    rain NC13-REALIS-rain
    literally `rain rains'