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:

Henriette de Swart & Henk Verkuyl (1999). Tense and Aspect in Sentence and Discourse.

URL: http://www.folli.uva.nl/CD/1999/library/pdf/hhh.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 435&langcode=bul (2019-06-18).


Example #1:

    (1.2) a.  Ivan   napisa edno pismo
    Ivan   Perf-wrote one letter
    Ivan   wrote one letter
Example #2:

    b. Ivan   napisva edno pismo
    Ivan   Imp-Perf-wrote one letter
    Ivan   used to write one letter
Example #3:

    b. Az izpix kafeto
    I Perf-drank coffee-the
    `I drank the coffee'
Example #4:

    (1.71) a. Tri momi ceta izjadoxa pet sandvica
    Three girls Perf-eat-Aor. five sandwiches
    Three girls ate all together five sandwiches
Example #5:

    b. Tri momi ceta izjadoxa po pet sandvica (vsjaka)
    Three girls Perf-eat-Aor. times five sandwiches (each)
    Three girls ate all together five sandwiches
Example #6:

    (140) Stom        pukne se           zorata, izkarvax             ovcite    nav .
    as-so on-as broke.3sg.perf-imp dawn.the drove.1sg.imp-imp sheep.the outside
    `As so on as dawn broke (Perf Impf ), I used to drive the sheep out.'
Example #7:

    pred      obrazite na      arxangelite    Gavrail i    Mixail.
    before    images.the of    archangels.the Gabriel and Michael.
    before the images of the archangels Gabriel and Michael.'