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Olga Charlotte Müller
the consultant talks about moose hunting and about some place names in the area; generally gets into story-telling mood; mostly in English.
story about mosquitos
the placename "eleske" is explained and translated by the consultant
Hail Mary prayer
some household items like "oven", and "towel" are elicited here
words for people and for relatives. The consultant sometimes lapses into Slavey.
consultant talks about some more ethnonyms and placenames. He also tells a story about the war with the Slave (in English).
speak, teach, and learn a language
Many animal denotations of the area, also many land marks, and trees and berries elicited. Miscellaneous vocabulary.
Some placenames of the lakes and other places in the area. Some landmarks are also elicited.
directional phrases like "walk away", "go down the hill" and the like
consultant tells the Beaver and Porcupine Story in English, explains some of the vocabulary in Beaver (afterwards)
paradigm of "to feed"
speaker talks about whatever, his wife cuts meat, general vocabulary
some work on the verb for "to walk" (walking to and from places); together with some placenames, but mostly paradigmatic
the (perfective) paradigm of "to hear"
the consultant tells a story about the sun and the moving direction of the sun, afterwards the story is transcribed with the help of the consultant