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:

Bickel, Balthasar & Johanna Nichols (2006). Inflectional morphology.

URL: http://www.uni-leipzig.de/~bickel/lehre/infl.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-02-18).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 560&langcode=kmg (2021-10-22).


Example #1:

    a. [NP e=le       fi÷]=ko   mi fe-na! [113]
    3SG=DEST house=ADL NEG climb-1PL.HORT
    `Let's not climb into HIS house!'
Example #2:

    b. [NP i÷ mo÷-mo÷=sawa÷ ]=tsi            e-mbi. [110]
    `Only some of the men did it.'
Example #3:

    c.    [NP i÷ wia÷ e-we÷]=tsi                   dzika ki-tseye÷. [142]
    man thing     do-3SG.REM.PT=ERG      sword bite-3SG.REM.VOL
    `The man who did these things should be killed.'