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:

BAKER, MARK C. (1997). Complex Predicates and Agreement In Polysynthetic Languages.

URL: http://ling.rutgers.edu/people/faculty/baker/complex-preds-prt.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-02-18).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1207&langcode=moh (2021-09-17).


Example #1:

    (19)     a.    Uts ik.                               (Stahlke 1970)
    door be.closed
    `The door is closed.'
Example #2:

    b.    wyi ab uts ik.
    child ACT door be.closed
    `The child closed the door.'
Example #3:

    b.   Ro-anitskwara-tsher-a-hniru.
    `His chair is hard.'
Example #4:

    (53)          *Ro-hniru          ne anitskwara
    NS/MSGO-be.hard NE chair
    His chair is hard.