ODIN

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:

Masako Ohara (2001). CONFIGURATIONALITY IN JAPANESE.

URL: http://www.lit.kobe-u.ac.jp/linguistics/KPL/3_2001/KPL_2001_ohara.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3074&langcode=wmb (2021-06-13).

 

Example #1:

    (4)   Naniyawulu     nagawulu            baraj- bulu        wurlu- n       duwa.
    that.DU.II.NOM female.DU.II.NOM old.person- DU(NOM ) 3DU.S(NPST)- PROG get.up
    `The two old women are getting up.' (Nordlinger 1998: 29 (3))
Example #2:

    (5)   a. *Daguma janji                 ng- a       ngawurniji.
    hit         dog. I(ACC)    1SG.A - PST 1SG(ERG)
    `I hit the dog.'
Example #3:

    (6)   Ngaragi- nka galyurringini- nka            wurl- any yarru.
    drink- DAT      water.I- DAT               3DU.S- PST.AWAY go
    `They went to drink some water.'             (Nordlinger 1998: 29 (5))