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:

VAN DORN LAMOUREAUX, SIRI (2004). APPLICATIVE CONSTRUCTIONS IN MAASAI.

URL: http://darkwing.uoregon.edu/~dlpayne/Nilotic/LamoureauxMaasaiApplicatives.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-05-31).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1217&langcode=mas (2021-10-23).

 

Example #1:

    c.    &$              "                        1
    3-wash-DAT FSG-woman.NOM FPL-clothes.ACC MSG-man.ACC
    `The woman will wash clothes for the man'
Example #2:

    (103) a.      .        5                         6 --                        ,
    3-look.at-INST.MID FPL-women.NOM                            FPL-cows.ACC
    'The women show each other cows'
Example #3:

    b.     .                 "      &0
    3-stir-INST.MID MSG-whisk.NOM
    `The whisk is used to stir' (Verbs Database)