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:

Abdoulaye, Mahamane L. (1992). ASPECTS OF HAUSA MORPHOSYNTAX IN ROLE AND REFERENCE GRAMMAR.

URL: http://wings.buffalo.edu/linguistics/people/students/dissertations/abdoulaye/hausadiss.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-02-28).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 567&langcode=bgq (2018-10-19).

 

Example #1:

    (85)     a. dan Giz yaa                yi shillo, k                  baa    sh     yDaa.
    if      Spider 3ms.PERF do swing           2p.SUB            give   3ms     peanuts
    'If Spider has swung, please give him some peanuts.'
Example #2:

    b. dan Giz ya                     yi shillo, k        baa sh gyDaa.
    once Spider 3ms.REL PERF do swing 2p.SUB give 3ms peanuts
    'Once Spider has swung, please give him some peanuts.'