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:

Mario van de Visser (2006). The marked status of ergativity.

URL: http://igitur-archive.library.uu.nl/dissertations/2006-0926-200402/complete_text.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3667&langcode=sah (2021-09-26).


Example #1:

    b. ehigi                khaam-a-qyt
    2PL.NOM              walk-PRS-2PL
    `You (pl) are walking.'
Example #2:

    d. ehigi          bihigi-ni suuj-a-qyt
    2PL.NOM        1PL-ACC wash-PRS-2PL
    `You (pl) are washing us.'
Example #3:

    a. kini            jabloko-                 sii-r-
    3SG.NOM         apple-NSPEC.ACC          eat-PRS-3SG
    'S/he is eating some apple or other.'