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:

University of Manchester LI2031 (2003). Introduction to Typology: Lecture 6.

URL: http://lings.ln.man.ac.uk/Students/CourseUnits/LI2031/lecture_6_ho.pdf

(Last accessed 2006-01-04).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 1687&langcode=ylr (2021-06-13).


Example #1:

    a. Nia waka-mu
    I fall-pst
    `I fell'
Example #2:

    b. Nia-Tu kupi waLa-mu
    I-erg fish kill-pst
    `I killed the fish.'
Example #3:

    c. kupi-Nku Nia taca-mu
    fish-erg I bite-pst
    `The fish bit me.'                                  (Song 2001, Blake 1977)