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:

PEARCE, ELIZABETH (2001). Lexical feature-driven incorporation in two Oceanic languages: Iaai and Fijian.

URL: http://www.degruyter.com/journals/tlr/2001/pdf/18_265.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-03-08).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 592&langcode=fij (2021-09-24).


Example #1:

    a. Au sä rai-ca tiko           na gone.                                            Class I
    1 SG PF see-TR PROG ART child
    `I am watching the child.'
Example #2:

    b. Era rai-ci Jone tiko          na gone.                                         Class II
    they see-TR Jone PROG ART child
    `The children are watching Jone.' [Pawley 1986: 83]