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:

Blaszczak, Joanna (2002). Ansätze zur Ergativität.

URL: http://www.ling.uni-potsdam.de/kurse/Ergativitaet/6Sitzung.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-03-29).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 818&langcode=ike (2021-10-22).


Example #1:

    (16)    a.       anguti-up        irni-ni                      taku-jaa
    man-ERG          son-3.REFL.ABS               see-TR.PART.3s/3s
    `The mani saw hisi son.'
Example #2:

    b.       anguti-up        irni-a             taku-jaa
    man-ERG          son-3s.ABS         see-TR.PART.3s/3s
    `The mani saw hisj son.'
Example #3:

    c.       *irni-mi                   anguti             taku-jaa
    son-3.REFL.ERG        man-ABS            see-TR.PART.3s/3s
    `Hisi son saw the mani.'