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:

Ekkehard K├Ânig & Peter Siemund (1988). Speech Act Distinctions in Grammar.

URL: http://www.unipv.it/wwwling/koenig3.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3403&langcode=evn (2021-09-27).


Example #1:

    (64) Purta-va-s               min-du            bu:-kel [Evenki]
    knife-ACC.DEF-2.SG.POSS I-DAT              give-2.SG.IMP
    `Give (you.SG) me your knife!'
Example #2:

    (95) Minngi girki-v            ilan-duli chas-tuli suru-mechin-in [Evenki]
    my      friend-1.SG.POSS three.PROL hour.PROL go.away-DEBIT-3.SG
    `My friend must leave in three hours.'
Example #3:

    (97) Er-tyki,       tar-tyki       iche-t-ne [Evenki]
    this-ALL       that-ALL       see-CONT-MONIT
    `(Be careful and) look in different directions.'