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:

Dieter Wunderlich (2006). Towards a structural typology of verb classes.

URL: http://web.phil-fak.uni-duesseldorf.de/~wdl/structyp-verb.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3067&langcode=ind (2021-09-27).


Example #1:

    b. Ali mem-beli-kan          ibu-nja      telefisi.
    Ali TRANS-buy-BEN mother-his television
    `Ali bought his mother a televison.'
Example #2:

    a. Ali beri wanita itu surat.
    Ali give woman the letter
    `Ali gave the woman a letter.'
Example #3:

    b. Ali beri (-kan) surat kepada wanita itu.
    Ali give-BEN letter to          woman the
    `Ali gave a letter to the woman.'
Example #4:

    c. Ch-i-s-toyilan-be                               j-jol.
    INCOMPL-1.NOM-3.ERG-keep.lifting-DITRANS 1.ERG-head
    `He kept lifting my head.'