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:

Mark Donohue (2005). Numerals and their Position in Universal Grammar.

URL: http://www.unish.org/unish/DOWN/PDF/01DonohueNumerals.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3429&langcode=mpj (2021-10-23).


Example #1:

    `Two women are killing a goanna.'
Example #2:

    (10) Ya-nu-pula        piti-kurlu                  kujarra.
    go-PAST-3DL.S     coolamon-HAVE               two
    `The two with coolamons went.'
Example #3:

    turru                kujarra        nyin-in-pa.
    Bird                 two            sit-PRES-PA
    `Two birds are     sitting on a branch of that tree.'