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:

Wunderlich, Dieter and Renate Lakämper On the interaction of structural and semantic case

URL: http://web.phil-fak.uni-duesseldorf.de/~wdl/Synsem.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-02-15).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 108&langcode=qwh (2021-06-13).


Example #1:

    (47)   a. allqu-ta maqa-tsi-rqa-yki         wamra-ta.
    dog-ACC beat-CAUS-PRET-2SG child-ACC
    `You made the child beat the dog' (coercive)
Example #2:

    b. allqu-ta maqa-tsi-rqa-yki         wamra-wan.
    dog-ACC beat-CAUS-PRET-2SG child-INSTR
    `You let the child beat the dog' (permissive) (Ancash, Parker 1976: 121)
Example #3:

    (i) Mama-a-mi                       Maria-ta qu-ma-rqa-n.
    mother-1POSS-EVIDENTIAL        M.-ACC      give-1obj-PAST-3
    `My mother gave Maria to me'
Example #4:

    (ii) Mama-a-mi                      Maria-man       qu-ma-rqa-n.
    mother-1POSS-EVIDENTIAL        M.-DIR          give-1obj-PAST-3
    `My mother gave me to Maria'