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:

Nicholas Evans, Alice Gaby and Rachel Nordlinger (2004). Compromising transitivity.

URL: http://www.linguistics.unimelb.edu.au/research/projects/reciprocals/papers/comp.trans-final.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2979&langcode=aly (2021-09-19).


Example #1:

    (32) Ampa      akely-rnem     atw-err-eyel      arwerle-l.
    Aly child(NOM) little-PL(NOM) hit-RECIP-PR.CONT stick-INSTR
    `The kids are hitting each other with sticks.' (Green 1992:116)
Example #2:

    (33) Intem-antey-ang ratherr     arwelth-el         atw-err-eyel?
    Aly always-still-Q two:NOM jealous-INSTR fight-RECIP-PR.CONT
    `Are those two always having jealous fights?' (Green 1992:136)