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:

Drubig, Hans Bernhard (2000). TOWARDS A TYPOLOGY OF FOCUS AND FOCUS CONSTRUCTIONS.

URL: http://www.sfb441.uni-tuebingen.de/b2/papers/DrubigTypol.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-02-18).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 524&langcode=kna (2018-10-17).

 

Example #1:

    a. are     lowoi    jewei       la lushu
    buried boy-the slave-the in the bush
    'THE SLAVE buried the boy in the bush'
Example #2:

    b. a wup (-ro) landai         gn shire
    he sold (it) cloth-the to her
    'He sold the cloth to HER'
Example #3:

    a. Basha             tupe yi
    Basha PERF         sent him
    'Basha sent him'
Example #4:

    b. Basha             she           tupa ya
    Basha             2nd PERF sent him
    'BASHA sent him'
Example #5:

    a. w         bele        Ngoje
    they       chose         Ngoje
    'They chose Ngoje'
Example #6:

    b. Ngoje       wn        bela      (ya)
    Ngoje       they       chose (him)
    'They chose NGOJE'
Example #7:

    m      gopo-mu          Shani
    we     passed-by Shani
    'We passed by Shani'