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:

Green, Melanie & Chris H. Reintges (2004). Coptic Second Tenses and Hausa Relative Aspects: a comparative view.

URL: http://www.sussex.ac.uk/Users/melanieg/ZAS.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-02-18).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1280&langcode=cha (2021-09-17).


Example #1:

    b. hayi bumendi         i        kareta
    who WH[nom].sell DD           car
    `Who sold the car?'
Example #2:

    c. Hafa bininde-nña              si Maria
    what WH[obj].sell-AGR         DD Maria
    `What did Maria sell?'
Example #3:

    b. hu-fahan      i kareta [ni      bininde- nña    si Maria ]
    AGR:1S-buy DD car        C REL WH[obj].sell-AGR DD Maria
    `I bought the car that Maria sold'
Example #4:

    b. manu na sumásaga             hao
    where CWH AGR live.PROG you
    `Where are you living?'