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:

Yehuda N. Falk (1983). Extractability of GFs.

URL: http://pluto.mscc.huji.ac.il/~msyfalk/LDD/Extractability.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1013&langcode=tam (2021-06-15).


Example #1:

    Jn [ptu- kir-     a]    penmani(y)- ai   kan- t-   n.
    John sing- PRES- PART woman-         ACC see- PST- 3MSG
    `John saw the woman who is singing.'
Example #2:

    [Anta manitan ati- tt-   a]    penmani(y)- ai  jn kan- t-     n.
    [that man      hit- PST- PART woman-       ACC John see- PST- 3MSG
    `John saw the woman that the man hit.'
Example #3:

    [Jn puttakatt- ai(k) koti- tt- a]    penmani(y)- ai  nn kan- t-   n.
    [John book-    ACC give- PST- PART woman-        ACC I see- PST- 1SG
    `I saw the woman to whom John gave the book.'
Example #4:

    anta katti(y)- ai     jn kan- t-    n.
    that knife- ACC John see- PST- 3MSG
    `John saw the knife with which the man killed        the chicken.'