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:

Anna Siewierska and Dik Bakker (2004). Three takes on grammatical relations.

URL: http://home.medewerker.uva.nl/d.bakker/bestanden/Grammatical%20relations.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3881&langcode=eve (2018-12-19).


Example #1:

    (8)    a.      Beji-l    hör-ce-wu-ten                emu-re-m
    Man-PL go-PERF.PART-ACC-3PL bring-NONFUT-1SG
    `I brought back the men who had left.'
Example #2:

    urke-le desci-r
    door-LOC lie-NONFUT.3PL
    The shoes that the woman mended are by the door.'