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:

Green, Melanie Predication, Equation and Information Structure: Evidence from Hausa Copular Sentences

URL: http://www.sussex.ac.uk/Users/melanieg/Cop.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-03-29).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 948&langcode=heb (2021-09-17).


Example #1:

    (41)    a. Dani    (hu)      nexmad                                                       predicational
    Dani    PRO.3ms nice
    `Dani   is nice'
Example #2:

    b. Dani    (hu)      rofe                                                         predicational
    Dani    PRO.3ms doctor
    `Dani   is a doctor'
Example #3:

    c. Dani    (hu)      al ha-gag                                                    predicational
    Dani    PRO.3ms on the-roof
    `Dani   is on the roof'
Example #4:

    d. Dani    *(hu)     mar yosef                                                           identity
    Dani    PRO.3ms Mr Yosef
    `Dani   is Mr Yosef'