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:

Edith Aldridge (2005). Syntax and Typology of Ergativity.

URL: http://ling.cornell.edu/japanese_historical_linguistics/Ergativity[1].05-Aldridge.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2586&langcode=jai (2021-09-27).

 

Example #1:

    (11)a. mac xul        ewi
    who came yesterday
    "Who came yesterday?"
Example #2:

    b.     mac xawila
    whom you.saw
    "Whom did you see?"
Example #3:

    c.     mac xcach mak-ni
    who you hit-Suff
    "Who hit you?"
Example #4:

    (23)a. choche         naj    [PRO         caNalw-oj]
    like           he     (Abs)        dance-Irr
    "He likes to dance."
Example #5:

    (46)a. choche         naj    [PRO                    caNalw-oj]
    like           he     (Abs)                   dance-Irr
    "He likes to dance."
Example #6:

    (93)a. wohtaj ix      [xil    naj]
    I.know cl/her saw cl/he
    "I know the woman that he saw."