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:

Evans, Nicholas (2004). Reciprocal constructions: towards a structural typology.

URL: http://www.linguistics.unimelb.edu.au/research/projects/reciprocals/papers/berlin.recips.ho.pdf

(Last accessed 2006-02-02).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2020&langcode=aey (2021-09-17).


Example #1:

    (32)   Age      qet-u-do-co-b         qet-u-do-co-b     eig-a
    3pl      cut-pred-3sg-DS-3sg cut-pred-3sg-DS-3sg 3pl-tod.pst
    `They   cut each other.' (Roberts 1987:132)
Example #2:

    (33)   Age age       na      sab     je-ce-b          je-ce-b        eig-a
    3pl    3pl    of      food eat-DS-3sg          eat-DS-3sg     3pl-tod.pst
    `They ate each other's food.'
Example #3:

    (34)   Age jacas             qet-i            do-co-b        do-co-b         eig-a
    3pl    tobacco        cut-pred.        3sg-DS-3sg     3sg-DS-3sg      3pl-tod.pst
    `They cut tobacco for each other.'