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:

McWhorter, John (2004). SARAMACCAN AND HAITIAN AS YOUNG GRAMMARS: THE PITFALLS OF SYNTACTOCENTRISM IN CREOLE GENESIS RESEARC.

URL: http://www.benjamins.nl/jbp/series/JPCL/19-1/art/0003a.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-03-07).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 575&langcode=bbb (2018-07-19).

 

Example #1:

    (71) ro     igia keke-mo, na-si        ku-a-e
    COMP here arrive-PS 1S-ALT say-3S-PAST
    `But when he arrived here, I talked to him next.' (Olson, 1973: 49)
Example #2:

    (72) bu ije furi-ga-kuva, na vua-kiro-ke
    3PL this finish-SW-FS, 1S come-INT-FUT
    `When they are finished with this, I intend to come.' (ibid.: 53)
Example #3:

    (73) ivia      muge no gamia va-eva, suake         una      rua-e
    today     night 1PL there go-DPS morning go.back come-PAST
    back.'    (ibid.: 56)