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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:

Christian Lehmann, Yong-Min Shin, and Elisabeth Verhoeven (2004). Person prominence and relation prominence.

URL: http://www.db-thueringen.de/servlets/DerivateServlet/Derivate-2507/ASSidUE12.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 848&langcode=lez (2022-01-25).


Example #1:

    E17. a. Zi                  adres                                    mumkin        ja.
    LEZ         [1.SG.GEN address         change      become-MSD] possible             COP
    `My address may change.' (Haspelmath 1993:360)
Example #2:

    d. Meger ada-z              tam.u-z            fi-da-j                ixtijar          awa-ni?
    LEZ         PTL         3.SG-DAT [[forest-DAT          go-FUT-PART]           permission] EXIST-INT
    `Is he indeed allowed to go to the forest?' (Elena Kalinina, p.c.)
Example #3:

    E70. a. Ada-z/ada-q                  xtul-ar       awa.
    LEZ        3.SG-DAT/3.SG-POESS       grandchild-PL EXIST
    `She has grandchildren.' (Haspelmath 1993:89)
Example #4:

    b. Pul      ada-q           gzaf    awa.
    money   3.SG-POESS      much    EXIST
    `He has a lot of money.' (o.c.:318)
Example #5:

    E89. a. [email protected]                     [email protected] [email protected]x-x
    LEZ           self.OBL-GEN          face wash-IMP
    `wash your face' (Mt 6.1733)
Example #6:

    E103.      Zamiradi-z           Diana aku-na.
    LEZ        Zamira.OBL-DAT       Diana     see-AOR
    `Zamira saw Diana.' (Haspelmath 1993:270)
Example #7:

    b. Za-z          gisin-da.
    1.SG-DAT hungry-PRED
    `I am hungry.' (o.c.:116)
Example #8:

    e. Idris qFe    [email protected] tir.          Am         baxtlu tir.
    Idris today glad COP.PST       ABS.3.SG happy       COP.PST
    `Idris was glad today. He was happy.' (o.c.:112)
Example #9:

    E169. a. Za              wa-z        ada-n           wiri simfoni-jar            ja-da.
    LEZ        1.SG:ERG 2.SG-DAT 3.SG-GEN all                    symphony-PL play-FUT
    `I will play all his symphonies for you.' (Haspelmath 1993:88)