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:

Jan-Wouter Zwart (2005). Chapter 6.

URL: http://www.let.rug.nl/~zwart/college/docs/zinsleer/zinsleer6.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3422&langcode=nso (2021-06-13).


Example #1:

    (3)    Mpsa e-lomile      ngwana                                         (Noord-Sotho)
    hond SU-beet       kind
    `De hond beet    het/een kind.'
Example #2:

    (31)   M-psa    e-lomile      ngw-ana                                    (Noord-Sotho)
    9-hond SU:9-beet       1-kind
    `De hond heeft een/het kind gebeten.'
Example #3:

    (32)   Dim-psa di-lomile    ngw-ana
    10-hond SU:10-beet 1-kind
    `De honden hebben een/het kind gebeten.'
Example #4:

    (34)   M-psa     ngw-ana e-mo-lomile
    9-hond 1-kind       SU:9-OB:1-beet
    `De hond, die heeft het kind gebeten.'