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:

Malcolm D. Ross (1999). Exploring metatypy.

URL: http://www.stanford.edu/~andrewkg/qpfest.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1306&langcode=ton (2021-06-15).


Example #1:

    (15)    a.   Kuo       (`osi) kulokula tu`o         taha hoku fale.
    PRFCT `OSI       red        occasion one my house
    `My house has been red before (implication that not red now).' (Existential; S.L
Example #2:

    (17)    a.   Ko         e        fine`eiki vaivai `oku faka`ofo`ofa.
    P R S N T N L D E F woman old        C O N T pretty
    `The old woman is pretty.' (S.L., vol. 2, pg. 75)