DOBES Archive

ES12_A01_04_Welfare
Welfare taking children the same week; discussion of function of Jaminjung clitics mindi and ngarndi
CS05_a006_04
Lexical elicitation, checking Jaminjung dictionary entries, semantic domain: kangaroos. Transcribed. Some prosodic annotation. Elan files available.
CS06_a047_07
Gilwi camp. Corroborree. All of ER's mob is present. LR is singing
CS05_a006_03
Lexical elicitation, checking Ngarrinyman dictionary entries starting with J... Not fully transcribed, some discussons of the correct affiliation of some items.
CS07_a085_01
Sitting at Bethnal Camp in Kununurra. Checking botanical data with DR, DB, IP, EH, JM and JoJ. revision of the work done with the ethnobotanist.
CS06_a052_05
Garani, near Ranger's Park. ER's grandson, Ayden, is also present. Lexical elicitation. birds GW uses binders with pictures. Each picture is circulated around participants and information about names, uses etc is recorded.
ES08_A01_03
Brief account in Ngarinyman and Kriol of how the speaker did not let her daughter go to the hospital with a broken leg but cured her herself using termite mound (antbed). Wind noise.
CS06_a016_01
JM looks at the book 'Jawoyn plants and animals' and tells CS the name of the plants and animals. The photographs on each page have been numbered. It is the first time this is used with JM and she looks at the pictures in a haphazzard way. Plants, birds and fish covered, but not all items have been elicited. An effort is made to clarify language affiiation for each item collected. Sometimes the Station's helicopter flies over, and can be heard on recording .
CS06_a036_01
Sitting at Barak Barak with DR. Also present are LR, PTH and children. Elicitation of material for prosodic analysis.DR is looking at the book containing pictures of people, this was obtained from the Health Service. She is describing what she see. Sometimes LR participates in the description. Dr is very patient and repeats many times her descriptions.*** Not trancribed *** good material for analysis
CS05_a001_02
There is a corroborree at One-mile, with some singing and dancing( only male). The main singers are ER and LR. Many people are present, maybe 20 all together. link to video recording?
ES08_A13_03
Dictionary checking: words for weather, sky, hitting
CS06_a015_01
JM talks about the country, about her people and growing up there. ** Skull Creek (first 7 min0 then Marungulag (40:00 to 54:00 CS is using the refashioned STEDT questionaire to elicit the lexical items related to the body and body functions. Words are said in English by CS and JM tries to provide equivalents in Jaminjung and Ngaliwurru. Not transcribed in Transcriber, but results collated in a spreadsheet. ** Godd sample of a paragraph for prsosodic analysis.
CS06_a050_01
Boat Landing. Birds and EJ's granddaughter are heard on recording at times. Lexical elicitation. Revision of data on fish collected the day before, after elicitation of animal. GW uses binders with pictures. Each picture is circulated around participants and information about names, uses etc is recorded. See around 28:30 JM gives a dreaming stroy about porcupine (prosody?)
CS06_a049_04
Jilgirr. Children are around and are heard on recording at times. Lexical elicitation Fish GW uses binders with pictures. Each picture is circulated around participants and information about names, uses etc is recorded.
CS06_a014_02
Sitting on the veranda, nobody else present. CS is using the refashioned STEDT questoinnaire to elicit the lexical item related to the body and body functions. Words are said in English by CS and JM tries to provide equivalents in Jaminjung and Ngaliwurru. Not transcribed in Transcriber, but results collated in a spreadsheet. ** Good sample of short utterances.
ES08_A01_02
Brief account, mainly in Kriol, of how termite mound (antbed) and white clay was rubbed on a new mother's breast to make their milk good. Prompted by watching a video of ER “cooking” a baby in 1999. Translation and explanation of ES08_A01_01.
CS07_a064_02
Sitting at Langgayi with ERa, JM, DB, DR, checking on the words recorded in the database, categories under M: domain. Paperbarks.
CS06_a047_04
Gilwi camp. Corroborree. All of ER's mob is present. LR is singing
KH06_a010_03
Melissa Bowerman' s Topological Relations stimuli pictures 1-2 in Jaminjung, pictures 1-26 in Ngarinyman
CS06_a031_03
Trip out to Auvergne station. ER's grandchildren are around and are heard on the recording. Lexical elicitation with ER. List produced with Lexique Pro, semantic domain: animals Working out language affiliation for each item in list. CS read out the word in language and ER which language. Not transcribed.