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:

Dryer, Matthew S. (2004). Noun Phrase Structure.

URL: http://linguistics.buffalo.edu/people/faculty/dryer/dryer/DryerNPStructure.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-03-29).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 990&langcode=ceb (2021-06-13).


Example #1:

    (165) mi-dagan                      [ang [mi-palit                     sa             saging]]
    ACTOR.FOCUS-run            [TOPIC [ACTOR.FOCUS-buy NONTOPIC banana]]
    `the one that bought bananas ran away'
Example #2:

    sa             saging]]
    NONTOPIC banana]]
    `the woman that bought bananas ran away'
Example #3:

    (167) a. mi-dagan                        [ang babaye]
    ACTOR.FOCUS-run            [TOPIC woman]
    `the woman is running'
Example #4:

    b. babaye [ang mi-dagan]
    woman [TOPIC ACTOR.FOCUS-run]
    `the one who is running is a woman'