DOBES Archive

tci20130904-01
Video of the next stage in making a grass skirt for Independence Day celebrations in Morehead. In these videos the bark that was removed from the tree has been left out in the sun to dry for a couple of days. It is now being cleaned up and separated into strands to be woven. Casual conversation between Wára and Arammba speakers. Keywords: Procedural; Material Culture
stk20130903-03
Fish names in Arammba elicited using the following book: Allen, Gerald R., Andrew W. Storey, and Markson Yarrao (2008) Fresh Water Fishes of the Fly River Papua New Guinea. OK Tedi Mining (Publisher). ISBN: 978-0-646-49605-4 Recorded using the Zoom H4N with the AKGC520 head-mounted microphone. The hm track isolates the speaker's audio, the zoom track captures the audio of others who are present. The speaker comes from Meru and speaks Arammba. She lives in Rouku. Keywords: Elicitation; Fish
stk20130903-02
Elicitation of the Sun and Wind story. Elicitation was facilitated by a second Kómnzo speaker (Nakre) who said the sentences in Kómnzo first, then Dorothy repeated them in Anta. Recorded using the Zoom H4N with the AKGC520 head-mounted microphone. The hm track isolates the speaker's audio, the zoom track captures the audio of others who are present. The speaker comes from Meru and speaks Arammba. She lives in Rouku. Key words: Elicitation; Wind and Sun Story
Word List: SNG Comparative List
This word list was developed for the use of two linked projects on languages of Southern New Guinea: (a) ARC project on languages of Southern New Guinea (2011-2015) (b) DoBeS project on Nen-Tonda languages (mid-2011 - mid-2014) Lexical items were carefully selected for Southern New Guinea- wide comparison. Justicifation for each lexical item has been included in the spreadsheet, as well as transcription of the collected tokens in the targeted languages under study. Keywords: Elicitiation; SNG wordlist
stk20130903-01
Elicitation of the SNG Wordlist Recorded using the Zoom H4N with the AKGC520 head-mounted microphone. The hm track isolates the speaker's audio, the zoom track captures the audio of others who are present. The speaker comes from Meru and speaks Arammba. She lives in Rouku. Keywords: Elicitation; Phonetics; SNG Word list