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:

Henry Yung-li Chang and Amy Pei-jung Lee (2002). Nominalization in Kavalan.

URL: http://www.ling.sinica.edu.tw/publish/LL3.2-07-ChangYL&Lee-paper.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3447&langcode=ckv (2021-10-22).


Example #1:

    (12) a. m-rizaq=iku              qena-lilumen-na
    AV-like=1S.Nom           Nmz-honest-3S.Gen
    `I like his honesty.'
Example #2:

    b. maytis tu                qena-subunga-na
    fear        Acc          Nmz-lonely-3S.Gen
    `He fears loneliness.'
Example #3:

    (13) a. mai utani qena-sianem-an-na
    Neg much Nmz-learn-Nmz-3S.Gen
    `His knowledge is not much.'
Example #4:

    b. pa-misian ni         tina      ti    abas
    Cau-fat      Gen     mother Nom Abas
    `Mother made Abas become fat'
Example #5:

    b. mazmum pa-taqsi-an-ku
    many          Nmz-study-Nmz-1S.Gen
    `My students are many (in number).'
Example #6:

    d. tmingaR=iku        tu     pa-kerawkaway-an
    hire=1S.Nom Acc Nmz-work-Nmz
    `I hire a worker.'
Example #7:

    a. mai=ti       tu       qan-an
    Neg=Asp Acc           eat-Nmz
    `There is no food left.'
Example #8:

    (29) a. qaqaytisan zaqis-an-na             tu        paRin
    dangerous     climb-Nmz-3S.Gen Acc           tree
    `His climbing tree is dangerous.'
Example #9:

    b. nengi taitaen sarekiaw-an-na
    good looking dance-Nmz-3S.Gen
    `Her dancing is beautiful.'