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:

Bohnemeyer, J├╝rgen (2004). Split intransitivity, linking, and lexical representation: the case of Yukatek Maya.

URL: http://www.mpi.nl/world/persons/private/bohnem/evrepII.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-02-18).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 496&langcode=mal (2021-09-27).


Example #1:

    (74) a. Paukka}        pullc tinnu.
    cow:PL        grass eat:PAST
    `The cows ate grass.'
Example #2:

    b. aan paukka}-e pullc tiirri.
    I      cow:PL-ACC grass eat:CAUS:PAST
    `I fed the cows grass.'
Example #3:

    c. aan paukka}-ekkoc              pullc tiirriccu.
    I      cow:PL-INSTR            grass eat:CAUS1:CAUS2:PAST
    `I made the cows eat grass.'
Example #4:

    d. aan goovindan-ekkoc paukka}-e pullc tiirrippiccu.
    I      Govindan-INSTR          cow:PL-ACC grass eat:CAUS1:CAUS3:CAUS2:PAST
    `I made Govindan feed the cows grass.' (Asher & Kumari 1997: 280)