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:

Malcolm D. Ross (2004). The Morphosyntactic Typology of Oceanic Languages.

URL: http://www.ling.sinica.edu.tw/publish/LL5.2-06-Ross-paper.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3430&langcode=lgu (2021-09-28).


Example #1:

    (20) a. e           ovo-ovo
    S:3S    REDUP-fight
    `He is fighting.'
Example #2:

    b. e           ovo-a
    S:3S        fight-O:3S
    `He is fighting him.' (Hill 1992:45-46)
Example #3:

    (66) a. Nu       ili-a        a      vali          e      tihi   la   mai
    D:1S     say-O:3S ART rayfish              S:3S   first  go   hither
    `I said that a rayfish came first.' (Hill 1992:258)
Example #4:

    d. Nu       se       ao-a          zuala-i
    D:1S     NEG want-O:3S          stand-S
    `I don't want to stand.' (Hill 1992:262)