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, Jürgen (2000). Time Reference Across Languages.

URL: http://www.mpi.nl/world/persons/private/bohnem/lotboh4.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-02-18).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 498&langcode=mya (2021-09-24).


Example #1:

    b. Da-camo m|-la-ta.
    that-because of     not-come-REALIS
    `Because of that (they) didn't come.' (Comrie 1985: 51)14
Example #2:

    (36) a. Hma-le-me.
    BUR     be true-undoubtedly-IRR
    `That may well be true.'
Example #3:

    b. M|chth           s-hp-me       hti-te.
    tamarind fruit      eat-ever-IRR    think-REALIS
    `(I) think (he) must have eaten tamarinds before.' (Comrie 1985: 51)