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:

David Pesetsky and Esther Torrego (2000). T-to-C Movement.

URL: http://web.mit.edu/linguistics/www/pesetsky/Torrego-Pesetsky.pdf

(Last accessed 2009-07-23).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 93&langcode=pit (2021-06-13).


Example #1:

    a.     Ngapiri-ngu thawa paya-nha.
    father-FUT kill          bird-ACC
    'Father will kill the bird (with missile thrown).'
Example #2:

    b.      Thithi-ngu     karnta pathiparnta.
    EBro-FUT       go      morning
    'My elder brother will go in the morning.'
Example #3:

    (16)   a.      Ngathu         manhakurri-nya          puri-nha.
    1SG.ERG        mishandle-PAST          money-ACC
    'I lost (my) money.'
Example #4:

    b.      Ngamari-lu takuku-nha wajama-ya.
    mother-ERG child-ACC           wash-PRES
    'Mother is washing the baby.'