DOBES Archive

phonological_material007
phonological material collected for comparative purposes
handling_verbs003
different verb forms of "to give", "to take", "to find"; also some forms of "to put", "to open", "to close"
dialectsurvey002
dialect survey
die_kill001
In this session, different verb forms for "to die", "to drown", "to starve" and "to kill" are elicited.
misc_voc_lex004
Some miscellaneous vocabularies are elicited in this session (e.g. baby, swing, knife, arrow, mink, drum, soup, water, man). Also little phrases like "this is my...." are elicited.
paradigm_be_scared001
"to be scared"
perfectives008
Perfective and progressive forms of "to eat". Few forms of "to swallow" and "to choke".
moose_hunt001
the consultant talks about moose hunting and about some place names in the area; generally gets into story-telling mood; mostly in English.
osborn_creek_ta-001
The creek is called Nęsaagii and the area is called Nętluk. This used to be a trapping trail. Telling of trapping in the area with George Succona using dog team. Good fur prices.
misc_voc011
miscellaneous vocabulary
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.
diminutives004
Diminutives are elicited in this session. Some phrases with "little" are also elicited.
mosquito002
story about mosquitos
sit002
Different forms of "to sit on something" are elicited.
happy_mad001
some phrases with "to be happy" and "to be mad"
placenames009
the placename "eleske" is explained and translated by the consultant
mammals_lex002
mammals and sentences dealing with those animals
put_on_clothes001
verbs and phrases concerning clothing
bodyparts013
Different bodyparts are elicited