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:

Mark Baker (2000). The natures of nonconfigurationality.

URL: http://ling.rutgers.edu/people/faculty/baker/nonconfig-hdbk-prt.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1232&langcode=moh (2021-09-17).


Example #1:

    (17)     Ngana ka nyanungu-nyangu maliki-rli wajili-pi-nyi.
    who pres he-poss                 dog-erg chase-nonpast
    `Whoi is hisi dog chasing?' (pronoun can be bound variable)
Example #2:

    (41)      Kurdu-jarra-ngku ka-pala       maliki wajili-pi-nyi wita-jarra-rlu.
    child-DUAL-ERG PRES-3dS dog           chase-NONPAST small-DUAL-ERG
    `Two small children are chasing the dog.'