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:

Tomioka, Naoko (2004). The Lexicalization Patterns of Verbs and V-V compounds.

URL: http://edvarda.hf.ntnu.no/ling/tross/tomioka.pdf

(Last accessed ).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2790&langcode=ijc (2021-09-24).


Example #1:

    (23)   a.      eri    ama suo-mi
    he     town enter-PAST
    `He entered the town'
Example #2:

    b.      *eri wari weni-mi
    he    house walk-PAST
    `He walked (to) the house'
Example #3:

    (24)   eri   weni-ni        ama       suo-mi
    he    walk           town      enter-PAST
    `He walked into a town.'
Example #4:

    (25)   eri    o-gbein       ba-dou
    he     them-throw kill-Past
    `He has thrown and killed them'                                       (Wiliamson