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:

Cem Bozsahin (2004). Parametric Lexicons.

URL: http://www.ceng.metu.edu.tr/~bozsahin/ed04_handout.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1194&langcode=dbl (2021-10-22).


Example #1:

    (2) bayi     burrbula ba gul gubi- gu  bara-n     __ baji-gu
    I.ABS.TH B.ABS I.ERG.TH doctor-ERG punch-NFUT    fall.down-PURP
    `The doctor punched Burrbulai and __i fell down.' Dyirbal (Manning, 1996)
Example #2:

    b. Naja bayi yara                giga-n     gubi- gu mawa-li                                              
    I.NOM I.ABS.TH man.ABS tell-NFUT doctor-ERG examine-PURP
    `I told the man to be examined by the doctor.'
Example #3:

    (11) a. bayi     yara       walmanu
    I.ABS.TH man.ABS got up
    `The man got up.' (Dixon, 1972, p.67)
Example #4:

    b. bayi     yara       wayndin
    I.ABS.TH man.ABS went uphill
    `The man went uphill.'