DOBES Archive

tci20130909-01
Video of the actual weaving of the skirt for the upcoming Independence Day celebrations in Morehead. Speaker is telling various stories while she is weaving. Audio was collected using the Sennheiser EW 112P G3-B wireless lapel microphone connected to the video camera. Keywords: Procedural; Narrative
tci20130902-04
Elicitation of the bird names 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, including the speaker who is facilitating the session using Kómnzo and Wára. The speaker comes from Tokwa and speaks Wèré (also considered by Ethnologue to be tci). She is married to a Kómntzo speaker and lives in Rouku. Keywords: Elicitation; Phonetics; Birds
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
tci20130902-01
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 Tokwa and speaks Wèré (also considered by Ethnologue to be tci). She is married to a Kómntzo speaker and lives in Rouku. Keywords: Elicitation; Phonetics; SNG Word list
tci20130902-03
Fish names in Wèré 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 Tokwa and speaks Wèré (also considered by Ethnologue to be tci). She is married to a Kómntzo speaker and lives in Rouku. Keywords: Elicitation; Phonetics; Fish
tci20130902-02
Elicitation of the Wind and Sun story. 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, including the Wára speaker who is facilitating the session. The speaker comes from Tokwa and speaks Wèré (also considered by Ethnologue to be tci). She is married to a Kómntzo speaker and lives in Rouku. Keywords: Elicitation; Phonetics; Wind and Sun Story