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:

Cathryn Donohue an d Mark Donohue (2004). On the special status of instrumentals.

URL: http://csli-publications.stanford.edu/LFG/9/lfg04donohue.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 2999&langcode=bps (2021-09-28).


Example #1:

    (28)       K<am>lang agu              kayu di             bulul.
    cut.AV           1SG.NOM tree(s) OBL           hill
    `I cut trees on the hill.'
Example #2:

    (29)       M-anwe agu           dini.
    live.AV      1SG.NOM here
    `I live here.'
Example #3:

    (33)       Klang=gu         kayu falakol.
    cut=1SG.GEN tree(s) hatchet
    `I cut trees with a hatchet.'