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:

Joseph, Brian D. (2000). Is there such a thing as Grammaticalization?.

URL: http://www.ling.ohio-state.edu/~bjoseph/publications/2000isth.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-03-08).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 610&langcode=grc (2020-08-13).


Example #1:

    (16)    thélo:     gráphein
    want/1SG write/INF
    `I want to write'
Example #2:

    (18)   thélo: gráphein
    1SG      write/INF
    `I will write'.
Example #3:

    (20)   thélo: grápho:
    1SG     write/1SG
    `I will write'
Example #4:

    (21)   thélo: hina grápho:
    1SG that write/1SG
    `I will write'