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:

Cem Bozsahin (2004). Lexical Parameters and Apparent Diversity of Languages.

URL: http://www.ceng.metu.edu.tr/~bozsahin/metu04cogsci_handout.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1195&langcode=dbl (2021-09-19).


Example #1:

    (11) a. bayi      yara      walmanu
    I.ABS.TH man.ABS got up
    `The man got up.' (Dixon, 1972, p.67)
Example #2:

    b. bayi     yara       wayndin
    I.ABS.TH man.ABS went uphill
    `The man went uphill.'
Example #3:

    c. bayi yara          jilwal                                                       guda-gu yanu
    man.ABS             kick             -ANTIP               -REL                  dog-DAT go.NFUT
    `The man who kicked the dog went.'