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:

Li-May Sung (2006). Verbal Reflexives/Reciprocals in (Some) Formosan Languages.

URL: http://www.sil.org/asia/philippines/ical/papers/sung-reflexives_reciprocals_formosan.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3459&langcode=pwn (2021-09-24).


Example #1:

    mare-cekel-anga tiamadu
    Rec-spouse-Pfv 3Pl.Nom
    `They are spouses.'
Example #2:

    (ii) ki-pacay timadju
    Refl-kill 3Sg.Nom
    `He (she) killed himself (herself).
Example #3:

    ki-madu         ti Muni a     semenay
    Refl-person Nom Muni Lnk sing
    `Muni sang alone.'
Example #4:

    ma-ta-tengelay tiamadu
    Rec-Red-like 3Pl.Nom
    `They like each other.'
Example #5:

    ma-pa-pavai       tiamadu tai muakakai             tua sunat
    Rec-Red-give/send 3Pl.Nom Obl Muakakai             Obl book
    `They each gave Muakakai a book.'