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:

Rijkhoff, Jan (2006). Diversity and vagueness in language.

URL: http://www.brics.dk/pilambda/rijkhoff-linguistics.pdf

(Last accessed ).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2558&langcode=tue (2021-09-26).


Example #1:

    (14) díiga apé-wi
    soccer play-VISUAL
    'He played soccer' (I saw him)
Example #2:

    (15) díiga apé-ti
    soccer play-NON_VISUAL
    'He played soccer' (I heard him playing)
Example #3:

    (16) díiga apé-yi
    soccer play-APPARENT
    'He played soccer' (I have evidence though I didn't actually witness the game in
Example #4:

    (17) díiga apé-yigČ
    soccer play-2nd_HAND
    'He played soccer' (Someone told me)
Example #5:

    (18) díiga apé-hiyi
    soccer play-ASSUMED
    'He played soccer' (It seems reasonable)