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:

Mario van de Visser (2006). The marked status of ergativity.

URL: http://igitur-archive.library.uu.nl/dissertations/2006-0926-200402/complete_text.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3667&langcode=kmr (2019-03-26).


Example #1:

    a. ez  te      di--m
    1SG 2SG.ACC PROG-wash.PRS-1SG
    `I am washing you.'
Example #2:

    b. tu  t-(-y)      t-in                           (ji aliy min ve)
    2SG PROG-come-2SG wash-INF                         from my side
    `You are being washed (by me).'
Example #3:

    a. min     tu              di--t-
    1SG.ERG 2SG             PROG-wash-PST-2SG
    `I was washing you.'
Example #4:

    b. tu  di-hat-          t-in                              (ji aliy min ve)
    2SG PROG-come.PST-2SG wash-INF                            from my side
    `You were being washed (by me).'