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 (2003). An Interesting Couple: The Semantic Development of Dyad Morphemes.

URL: http://www.uni-koeln.de/phil-fak/ifl/asw/forschung/ap/dyad.pdf

(Last accessed 2006-02-18).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2398&langcode=dif (2021-09-24).


Example #1:

    (64)   pula kaku-yali                  wapa-yi
    Diy    3duS elder.sister-INSTR         go-PRES
    `The two sisters are going.'
Example #2:

    (65)   pula ngapiri-yali wapa-yi
    Diy    3duS father-INSTR go-PRES
    `They (two) are going, (one is) father.'