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:

Anna Siewierska and Dik Bakker (2004). Three takes on grammatical relations.

URL: http://home.medewerker.uva.nl/d.bakker/bestanden/Grammatical%20relations.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3881&langcode=ktg (2021-10-24).


Example #1:

    (10)   a.      Tuatu       pa-ji     marapal icaji ika--ika-cin
    snake.ERG that.ERG woman bite go-LIG-go-PART
    `The snake bit the woman as she was walking along.'
Example #2:

    b.      Kuntu caa lua-na             a-tu la-njin-ka
    not    here cry-PAST I-ERG hit-PART-
    `He didn't cry when I hit him.'
Example #3:

    c.      al       unuani njun-ku           nanji-ji-njin
    I.NOM rejoice you-DAT             see-ANTIPASS-PART
    `I'm happy to see you.'