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:

Cem Bozsahin & Mark McConville (2005). Combinatory Categorial Grammar and Linguistic Diversity.

URL: http://user.ceng.metu.edu.tr/~bozsahin/esslli05/cb-notes.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 4037&langcode=dbl (2021-09-19).


Example #1:

    balan yibi ba gul yara- gu [ miyanda ]           -u                     -r u           bura-n
    woman.ABS     man-ERG          laugh            - REL                  - ERG          see-NFUT
    `The man who was laughing saw the woman.'
Example #2:

    bayi burrbula [ ba gul gubi- gu bara-n ]      [ baji-gu ]
    I.ABS.TH B.ABS I.ERG.TH gubi-ERG punch-NFUT fall.down-PURP
    `The gubi punched Burrbulai and (hei) fell down.'
Example #3:

    (24)      nyurra   nana-na             bura-n           banaga-nyu
    you.PL.NOM we.PL-ACC          see-NFUT          return-NFUT
    for `You all saw us and (we) returned.'