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:

Heidi Harley (1995). If you have, you can give.

URL: http://linguistics.arizona.edu/~hharley/PDFs/HarleyHaveGiveWCCFL1996.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 53&langcode=vma (2021-10-22).


Example #1:

    b.       ngayu thathu-lalha ngurnu muyi-i kartungu-u pawulu-u
    1sg-N send-PAST that-A dog-A 2sgGEN-A child-A
    I sent that dog to your child
Example #2:

    c.       ngayu thathu-lalha kartungu-u pawulu-u ngurnu muyi-i
    1sgN send-PAST 2sgGEN-A child-A thatA dog-A
    I sent your child that dog.