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:

Bernd Heine (2001). Accounting for creole reflexive forms (Preliminary Version).

URL: http://www.pca.uni-siegen.de/doc/8/8.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1482&langcode=djk (2021-09-19).


Example #1:

    Kii     i     seefi               bun
    kill 2:SG self             NEG good
    'Killing yourself is      not good'
Example #2:

    a     Ai           sabi   pe         fu poti [en               seefi]i
    3:SG NEG know where              for put 3:OBL            self
    'She didn't know what to do     with herself'
Example #3:

    b     Fa    alisi e      lepi, a       so     en     seefi e           lepi tu
    how rice CNT ripe BE thus 3:OBL self                     CNT ripe too
    'The way rice ripens, that's the way it [sesame] itself also ripens'