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:

Hedberg, Nancy (1990). Discourse Pragmatics and Cleft Sentences in English, Chapter 4.

URL: http://www.sfu.ca/~hedberg/Chapter_4.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-03-29).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 942&langcode=cak (2021-06-15).


Example #1:

    (43)    a.     ya riox-ri ri s - qu - cap - o rie
    Cop we-dem Rel Asp -1pAbs- catch-Foc.ap them
    `It was we who caught them.'
Example #2:

    b.     riox ri s - qu - cap - o rie
    we Rel Asp-1pAbs- catch-foc.ap them
    `we who caught them...'
Example #3:

    c.     rIt   s -  - a -bix ci riox s - e - qa - cap                 rie
    you Asp-3sAbs-2sErg-say that we Asp-3pAbs-1pErg-catch         them
    `You said that we caught them.'