ODIN

The Online Database of Interlinear Text

 

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Asier Alcazar (2006). DEFINING TRANSITIVITY AND INTRANSITIVITY.

URL: http://www.ling.helsinki.fi/uhlcs/LENCA/LENCA-2/information/datei/english-abstract-7.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1411&langcode=ude (2021-06-13).

 

Example #1:

    Kasanziga [bombolie] tukia-wasi:-ti.
    puppy       round        run-DIV-3SG
    `Puppies are running around, [(like) little balls].' (Simonov, 456)
Example #2:

    Uli xe:-ni,           sugzia ca:m ise-pte.
    river bottom-3SG _ fish        white     look-DEC
    `River bottom and fish seem white.' (Kanchuga)
Example #3:

    Nuati     zo:ngku-ngku-zi bagdi:-ti.
    they      poor-PL-INST       live-3PL
    `They live poorly.'
Example #4:

    Exe-zege bigzam-ziga             xetigesi-li-e-ti.
    frog-PL      bow-legged-PL       jump-INH-PAST-3PL
    `The frogs started jumping bow-legged.' (Simonov p.167)
Example #5:

    A:na xe:-le-ni           wentegi-e-ni         o:-ti           bokchom-ziga.
    boat     bottom-LOC-3SG throw-PAST-3SG do.PAST-3PL crooked-PL
    `(The enemies) threw (them) crooked on the bottom of a boat.'
Example #6:

    Tuxi-we         o:-mi,     Ilige-ne-ni                           guigda-zi        o:.
    sledge-ACC      make-INF (a part of the sledge)-DEST-3SG         high-INSTR       make.PRP
    `Making a sledge, they make a certain part of it high.' (Simonov p. 248)