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:

Mary Dalrymple and Irina Nikolaeva (2005). Topicality and nonsubject marking.

URL: http://users.ox.ac.uk/~cpgl0015/topicagr.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2856&langcode=mai (2021-09-24).


Example #1:

    (5) a. dekalthun
    `He (H) saw you (MH).'                          (Stump and Yadav 1988: 306)
Example #2:

    b. [email protected] to-ra       kitab [email protected]    [email protected]
    I   you.NH-Ob j book give-Part be-1.2NH
    `I gave you a book (NH).'                                   (Yadav 1996: 177)
Example #3:

    b. tohar babu Mohan-ke dekhalthun
    your father Mohan-Ob j saw.3H.2NH
    `Your (NH) father (H) saw Mohan.'               (Stump and Yadav 1988: 309)
Example #4:

    (7) a. tohar bap dekhal gel
    your father seen went.3NH
    `Your father was seen.'
Example #5:

    (8) a. ham cail      je-b-ah
    I   move.Conv Aux.Telic-Fut.1-2MH
    `I will go (if you (MH) don't want me to stay).'