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:

Benjamin Bruening (2002). Syntax II, Lecture 5 Notes.

URL: http://www.ling.udel.edu/bruening/Courses/2001-2/610/Lecture05.2.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3128&langcode=kat (2021-09-19).


Example #1:

    a.     Nino        Gia-s surateb-a      acveneb-s.
    Nino-Nom Gia-Dat pictures-Dat show-INFL
    `Nino is showing pictures to Gia.'
Example #2:

    b.     Nino-m gia-s       surateb-i      acven-a.
    Nino-Erg Gia-Dat pictures-Nom show-INFL
    `Nino showed the pictures to Gia.'
Example #3:

    a.   Es saxl-i          Ivane-s a=usendeb-a.
    this house-Nom     Ivan-Dat PreV=built-INFL
    `This house will   be built for Ivan.'
Example #4:

    b.   Es saxl-i          Ivane-s a=usend-a.
    this house-Nom     Ivan-Dat PreV=built-INFL
    `This house was    built for Ivan.'
Example #5:

    a.   Sen      pelamus-i             g-iqvar-s.
    you-Dat pelamusi-Nom           AGR-like-INFL
    `You like pelamusi.'
Example #6:

    b.   Sen       pelamus-i            g-eqvar-e.
    you-Dat pelamusi-Nom           AGR-like-INFL
    `You liked pelamusi.'