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 (2007). Ditransitive alignment splits and inverse alignment.

URL: http://www.eva.mpg.de/~haspelmt/DitSplits.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3517&langcode=hau (2021-10-23).


Example #1:

    a. Naa b=sh     aiki.
    I.PFV   give=him       work.
    'I gave him work.'
Example #2:

    b. Naa     b=t         aiki.
    I.PFV   give=he r      work.
    'I gave her work.'
Example #3:

    c. *Naa      b=sh=t.
    I.PFV     give=him=her
    'I gave him her=I gave her to him.'
Example #4:

    d. Naa       b=sh      ita.
    I.PFV     give=him her
    'I gave him her=I gave her to him.'