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:

René Schiering (2006). Cliticization and the Evolution of Morphology.

URL: http://www.ub.uni-konstanz.de/kops/volltexte/2006/1872/pdf/Schiering_2006.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3404&langcode=pcm (2021-09-26).


Example #1:

    (15)    A de fr haws.                                            Nigerian Pidgin
    1sP cvF p house
    `I am at the house.'                                      (Faraclas 1989: 128)
Example #2:

    (27)    A folo-am go.                                         Nigerian Pidgin
    1sP followF+-am go+
    `I went with him/her.'                                (Faraclas 1989: 553)
Example #3:

    (31)    Dm g si dm nyam.                                           Nigerian Pidgin
    6sP -R see 6sP yam
    `They will see their yams.'                                   (Faraclas 1989: 30
Example #4:

    (39)    A g slip.                                          Nigerian Pidgin
    1sP -R sleep
    `I will sleep.'                                     (Faraclas 1989: 540)