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:

Bickel, Balthasar (1999). Principles of event framing:genetic stability in grammar and discourse.

URL: http://www.uni-leipzig.de/~bickel/research/papers/events.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-06-01).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1262&langcode=cnh (2021-12-03).


Example #1:

    a. a-tlaņ          miņ thil                                      (S-Patient, ABS)
    3pS/A-fall:1 N    clothes
    `the clothes that fell down'
Example #2:

    b. thil a-bat               miņ law thlaw paņ                   (A-Agent, ERG)
    clothes 3sS/A-hang.up:1 N        farmer
    `the farmer who hung up the clothes'
Example #3:

    d. an-lu³        ka-roņk      miņ lawthlaw poņl                 (A-Experiencer, POSS)
    3pPOSS-heart 1sS/A-break:1 N            farmer        p
    `the farmers who are disappointed with me'
Example #4:

    b. patar ka-thoņ³       riÖ.
    old.man 1sS/A-strong:1 still
    `Even as an old man I am still strong.'
Example #5:

    a. kan-khua      in       miņ     pa-khat         kan-raņ.
    1pPOSS-village from person one-CL 1pS/A-come
    `One from our village came.'
Example #6:

    b. miņ pa-khat kan-raņ      kan-khua               in.
    person one-CL    1pS/A-come 1pPOSS-village    from
    `One came, one from our village.'