ODIN

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:

Baker, Mark C. and Osamuyimen Thompson Stewart (1997). Unaccusativity and the Adjective/Verb Distinction: Edo Evidence.

URL: http://equinox.rutgers.edu/people/faculty/baker/adjs-nels-paper.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-02-15).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 21&langcode=heb (2021-09-17).

 

Example #1:

    (6)     a. ha-matana hunxa         (li) betox kufsa                           HEBREW
    the-present place-PASS to.me inside a.box                          (Verbal Passive)
    `The (my) present was placed inside a box. ' (p. 192)
Example #2:

    b. ha-matana hayta munaxat (*li) betox kufsa              HEBREW
    the-present was placed(A) to.me inside a.box           (Adjectival Passive)
    `The (*my) present was placed inside a box. ' (p. 1934)