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:

Anna Asbury (2006). Towards a typology of morphological case.

URL: http://www.hum.uit.no/mra/papers/pdf/Asbury.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3863&langcode=ton (2021-06-15).


Example #1:

    Na e kata (* a) ha              taha.
    pst laugh abs nonspec.art one
    `Somebody laughed.'
Example #2:

    Na e kata ( a) ia.
    pst laugh abs 3sg
    `He laughed.'
Example #3:

    Na e kata *( a) Sione.
    pst laugh abs Sione
    `Sione laughed.'
Example #4:

    Ke ma a *( a) peito!
    subj clean abs kitchen
    `Let the kitchen be clean!'
Example #5:

    Na e  alu  a Sione ki kolo.
    pst go abs Sione dir town
    `Sione went into (the) town.'
Example #6:

    a. sewre-qh-a j
    `from behind the bear'
Example #7:

    b. sewre-qh-di
    `to behind the bear'