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:

Valin,Van (2002). Exploring the Syntax-Semantics Interface: Introduction.

URL: http://linguistics.buffalo.edu/rrg/IntroCh1.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-02-15).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 56&langcode=dbl (2021-09-19).


Example #1:

    d. Bayi barganCORE gambi aPER urga uNUC ba gul        ya a gu   CORE.
    wallaby          mountains speared         man
    `The man speared the wallaby in the mountains.'
Example #2:

    (1.15)a. Bayi       bargan         bulgan- ba- gu-l ya a- gu     urga- u gambi- a.
    DET.ABS wallaby-ABS big-ABS DET.ERG man-ERG spear-TNS mountains-LOC
    `The man speared the big wallaby in the mountains.'
Example #3:

    c. Ya a gu        urga u gambi a bargan        ba gul bayi        bulgan.
    man.ERG speared mountains wallaby.ABS DET.ERG DET.ABS big.ABS
    `The man speared the big wallaby in the mountains.'