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=plt (2021-06-22).


Example #1:

    (25b) mpifanome
    MLG give:recip:nomz
    `givers to each other of money; mutual donors'
Example #2:

    (26a) ngiya:la       bu:rwaw                           ngi:na
    1pl.inc:ERG paint:FUT                            2sgACC
    `We will paint you.'
Example #3:

    (26b) ngiya:         galagala                          bu:rwaw
    1pl.inc:NOM PARTICLE                             paint:FUT
    `We will paint each other.'
Example #4:

    (14)       Dumnab aip          Bule       aip          pen pen     hag-ab-il.
    D.                  with       B.           with        reciprocally          talk-PRES-3du
    `Dumnab and Bule are arguing.'