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:

Anca Sevcenco (2006). TERMS OF BINDING.

URL: http://igitur-archive.library.uu.nl/dissertations/2007-0109-200410/full.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 4000&langcode=ewe (2021-09-27).


Example #1:

    11.   a.     Kofi    be       ye-dzo REF
    Kofi    say      Log-leave
    "Kofii said that hei left".
Example #2:

    b.     Kofi     be       e-dzo REF
    Kofi     say      Pro leave
    "Kofii said that hej left".
Example #3:

    12.   a.     Kofii   nya    be       me-kpo yei.
    Kofi    knowCOMP        pro-seeLOG
    "Kofi knew that I had seen him".
Example #4:

    b.     Kofi    kpo      be      yewo-do go.
    Kofi    seeCOMP          LOG,PLcome out
    "Kofi saw that they (including Kofi) had come out".