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:

Lisa Travis (2003). Lexical Items and Zero Morphology.

URL: http://www.lingref.com/cpp/gasla/6/paper1056.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 466&langcode=plt (2019-05-19).

 

Example #1:

    a. namory          ny ankizy     ny mpampianatra
    PST.an.meet the children the teachers
    'The teachers gathered the children'
Example #2:

    b.     ...   nefa tsy nanana fotoana izy
    but NEG PST.have time      they
    '... but they didn't have time.'
Example #3:

    (7) a.     wo zuotian        xie-le      yifeng xin, keshi mei xie-wan
    I yesterday write-LE one-CL letter, but not write-finish
    ?'I wrote a letter yesterday, but I didn't finish it.'
Example #4:

    keshi mei xie-wan
    but not write-finish
    ?'I wrote a letter yesterday but I didn't finish it.'
Example #5:

    (25)   a.   namory       ny ankizy     ny mpampianatra
    PST.an.meet the children the teachers
    The teachers gathered the children'
Example #6:

    b.   ... nefa tsy     nanana      fotoana      izy
    ... but NEG PST.have time                 they
    '... but they didn't have time.'
Example #7:

    (26)   a.   nahavory       ny ankizy      ny mpampianatra
    PST.a.ha.meet the children the teachers
    The teachers gathered the children.'
Example #8:

    (28)      nahadihy       ny ankizy
    PST-aha-dance the children
    `The children were able (to begin) to dance'