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:

Ivan A. Sag and Thomas Wasow (1999). Syntactic Theory.

URL: http://www.cs.um.edu.mt/~mros/ftp/download/sw99.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 3998&langcode=wmb (2021-06-13).


Example #1:

    (39)     (i) Ngankiyaga bungmanyani ngiya-ngajbi yaniyaga darranggu
    that.f.e   woman.f.e     she-saw    that.n.a tree.n.a
    `That woman saw that tree'
Example #2:

    (ii) Ngankiyaga bungmanyani ngiya-ngajbi mamiyaga jigama
    that.f.e   woman.f.e     she-saw    that.v.a yam.v.a
    `That woman saw that yam'
Example #3:

    (iii) Ngankiyaga bungmanyani ngiya-ngajbi iniyaga bungmaji
    that.f.e   woman.f.e     she-saw    that.m.a man.m.a
    `That woman saw that man'
Example #4:

    (iv) Ninkiyaga bungmanyini gina-ngajbi naniyaga bungmanya
    that.m.e man.m.e       he-saw    that.f.a woman.f.a
    `That man saw that woman'
Example #5:

    (v) Ninkiyaga bungmanyini gina-ngajbi yaniyaga darranggu
    that.m.e man.m.e       he-saw    that.n.a tree.n.a
    `That man saw that tree'
Example #6:

    (vi) Ninkiyaga bungmanyini gina-ngajbi mamiyaga jigama
    that.m.e man.m.e       he-saw    that.v.a yam.v.a
    `That man saw that yam'