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:

MARTIN HASPELMATH (2004). Coordinating constructions.

URL: http://email.eva.mpg.de/~haspelmt/2004coo.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1605&langcode=cnh (2022-01-22).


Example #1:

    a. Lwthlawpaa=ni    ar        z         a-tsook       vok z                  a-zur.
    farmer=ERG        chicken    also      3SG.SUBJ-buy2 pig also                 3SG.SUBJ=sell   2
    `The farmer both bought a   chicke    n and sold a pig.'
Example #2:

    sayapaa=ni    a-ay- hiam hiam?
    teacher=ERG 3SG.SUBJ-eat2-still
    'What, although the farmer ate all the soup, did the teacher still eat?'
Example #3:

    Lwthlawpaa Falam sayapaa                Tidm n-kal.
    farmer        Falam teacher                Tedim 3PL.SUBJ-go1
    `The teacher went to Tedim and           the farmer to Falam.'