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:

Griffin, William Earl (Ed.) (2003). The Role of Agreement in Natural Language: Proceedings of the Fifth Annual Texas Linguistics Society.

URL: http://uts.cc.utexas.edu/~tls/2001tls/TLS5.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-05-31).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1197&langcode=dbl (2021-09-19).


Example #1:

    c.   ngaja payiyarapalkan
    I-nom there-absman-abs hit-fut
    "I am hitting man."
Example #2:

    (4)       a.   ngaykuna     pangkul yarangku palkan
    I-acc   there-erg man-erg   hit-nfut
    "Man is hitting me."
Example #3:

    b.   payiparrkan pangkul yarangku jurrkanyu
    there-abswallaby-abs there-erg man-erg spear-nfut
    "Man is spearing wallaby."