DOBES Archive

hunting009
This session is about hunting and camping vocabularies (e.g. marten, my trapline, camp site, fire place, bow and arrow). Little phrases are also elicited (e.g. I/they shot a beaver, I didn't shoot/kill a beaver, did you shoot a beaver?, I go for my traps, I walk across, I paddle on the river,I will set the house on fire). The consultant gives also the Beaver names for Fox Lake, Paddle Prairie, High Level, Peace River, Margret Lake, Caribou River, etc.). Some miscellaneous vocabulary.
qualities003
Phrases with the adjectives "rough" and "stiff" are elicited (e.g. This man looks rough, the road used to be rough). Some other phrases like "I'm getting fat" or "he's getting smart" are elicited. Some difficult words are elicited at the beginning of the session.
sit002
Different forms of "to sit on something" are elicited.
wood004
wood, parts of a teepee
landmarks_animals001
Many animal denotations of the area, also many land marks, and trees and berries elicited. Miscellaneous vocabulary.
placenames003
Some placenames of the lakes and other places in the area. Some landmarks are also elicited.
misc_voc006
speaker talks about whatever, his wife cuts meat, general vocabulary
bite002
miscellaneous verb forms of "to bite" and "to mock".
weather012
frosty weather vocabulary (to melt, to thaw).
frogstory002
Frogstory "Frog, where are you?"
misc_voc024
miscellaneous vocabulary (lion, tiger, mountain goat, sheep, caribou, blind, tea dance, some verb forms of "to tie together" and "to burst", "to split", "to hit", "to cut", "to trade", etc.). The consultant also talks about Sarcee and Beaver.
move001
Little phrases with "to move" (also "to live", "to stay")
paradigm_smell002
parts of the paradigm of "to smell"
paradigm_walk_stand001
some parts of the paradigms of the verbs "walk" and "stand".
send001
Some phrases with "to send" (e.g. send me a letter, I sent a letter to my son, they send their kids to my house).
kitchen_voc002
kitchen vocabulary
paradigm_lie001
paradigm of the verb "lie".
paradigm_slide002
Some parts of the paradigm of the motion verb "to slide". Some forms of "to go around" and "to walk around" are also elicited in this session.
paradigm_laugh001
paradigm of the verb "laugh".