DOBES Archive

CLLDCh3R09S03
Kalpana and an elder girl play in the field together with a pipe (for water). She tries to build something with sticks, partly talk to herself, partly to her sister. Both girls play independently for a while then they build a little hut together made out of sticks and Kalpana crawls inside and lies on the floor. Then after a while they destroy the little hut together and start a new.
CLLDCh2R09S04
Kamala and Durga (Asu) play with soil. Mother dresses Kamala, Kamala’s elder sister Assu and her grandmother around. Grandmother feeds chicken. Grandmother talks to the two children who fool around. Mother entertains the children with a paper helicopter. Kamala’s uncle is around and plays with them as well. They slide down a little hill and have fun, mother clears their way. Two old woman talk in the background. Mother walks by once in a while and monitors them.
CLDLCh3R05S04
Saphal urines in his trousers, his mother took off the wet trousers. She brestfeed Saphal. Sapana makes Saphal wear shorts. There is child-mother interaction in this session. The recording place is new and the people are interested to look at the camera and many people have come. In this session, Total utterances =457 Total utterances spoken by Saphal =26
CLLDCh1R09S08
Khem and his elder brother Som on the veranda eating tangerines, playing puja. They are eating snacks of millet-bread and hanging around.
CLLDCh1R11S02
Khem and Ram play with bamboo vehicle. Khem and Jam Kumari talks. Ram and Khem fights throwing stones each other. Ram and Khem play with a plastic bottle. Total utterance = 283 Total Utterance made by Khem = 63 (Total Utterance -Comm) by Khem = 63 - 17 =46 Other's (including a child) uttarance =283 -63 =220 Others' utterance -comm =220-17 =203 AA (Adult speech) = 8 Note: 19 minutes' recording
CLLDCh1R11S03
Ram and Khem play cooking. Ram sings Nepali song: e bau bhat khan au......Ram brings water in a plastic bottle, Ram and Khem play with it. Khem acts as if he is smoking cigarette. Khem sings Nepali song: e bau bhat khana au.....He talks with his mother. Khem and Ram acts as if they eat rice of mud. Total utterances = 373 Khem's utterances =120 Khem's utterances -COMM =120 -27 Others' utterances = 373 -120 = 253 Others' utterances - COMM = 253- 10 = 248 AA (Adult's utterances) =18
CLLDCh3R09S04
Kalpana and Jitendra play with a bamboo piece whic is used to make the soil plain. They throw earth balls and stones away.
CLLDCh3R09S05
Kalpana's mother makes Kalpana comb her (Kalpana's) hair and Kalpana weeps.
CLLDCh3R09S06
Samjhana gives Kalpana a louse picking from Kalpana's head. Kalpana and Ranjana play with water in the jerry canns and with an orange plant beside her home.
CLLDCh3R09S07
Kalpana eats noodles. Her father makes Ranjana and Prithvi cut nails. Kalpana, elder sister and father are on the veranda. Her father cuts the nails of the elder girl. Kalpana eats a snack. Father cuts nail of other girl. All the children get treated in a row.
CLLDCh3R09S08
In this session, Kalpana washes clothes and later she takes a plant of a chilli and play with it. She follows the cocks.
CLLDCh2R09S02
Kamala and Kalpana (at Kamala’s house) At first the mother is present and cuts a sugar cane with a knife and distributes it among several children. then they play among several children. They chase a cat with sticks etc. Mother sits on the veranda for a while and works (beats millet). Grandmother comes along too.
CLLDCh2R09S03
Several children singing. They play then in a little hut with dry grass in it. Little conversation. Vocal imitations, repetitions. Singing goes on for a long time.
CLLDCh2R09S04
Kamala and Durga (Asu) play with soil. Mother dresses Kamala, Kamala’s elder sister Assu and her grandmother around. Grandmother feeds chicken. Grandmother talks to the two children who fool around. Mother entertains the children with a paper helicopter. Kamala’s uncle is around and plays with them as well. They slide down a little hill and have fun, mother clears their way. Two old woman talk in the background. Mother walks by once in a while and monitors them.
CLLDCh2R09S05
Kamala and Ashu play in the field with the earth. Puspa talks in the background to Kamala. Kamala anwers. They play with flipflops, stones, a little plastic bottle. Mother then sits with them and plays with them. Kalpana child joins in. Kamala had a threw a temper.
CLLDCh2R09S06
Kamala and her elder sister Ashu and a young child are in the field . The mother is cutting millet. Small child imitates the women (with a real knife). The children play with stones and earth. Then the mother sits with them. They eat a snack. The mother distributes it. They play with skirts and put them on, on their heads etc. Dressing and undressing goes on for a while.
CLLDCh3R11S07
( 7 o'clock in the morning, at her own home) Kalpana washes her face and she eats rice walking in the varanda of her home. Prithvi also eats rice. At that time, chicken come and eat her rice, and Kalpana and Ranjana chases them. In this session, Total utterances = 565 Kalpana's total utterances =237 Kalpana's total utterances (- communicators) =237-20=217 Other's utterances = 565-237 =328 Adult's utterances (AA) = 14
CLLDCh3R11S08
Kalpana scolds Prithvi. Kalpana lets Samjhana eat her rice. Samjhana makes Kalpana wear shoes. Kalpana's father cuts Kalpana's nails with a blade. Total utterance = 345 Total Kalpana's utterances = 138 Total Kalpana's utterances (-communicators) = 138-17 =121 Total others' utterances to Kalpana = 345 -138=207 Others' utterances to Kalpana (-communicators) = 207- 15 = 192 Adult to adult utterances (AA) = 0
CLLDCh3R11S10
Kamala, Kalpana and Durga play kicking one another. Kalpana tries to carry Kamala on her back. Durga tries to carry Kamala and Kalpana on her back. They ( Kalpana and Kamala) pretends to be mothers treating stones as their children. In this session, Total utterances =344 Total utterances spoken by Kalpana =130 Total utterances (-COMM) spoken by Kalpana =130 -23 =107 Other's utterances in the presence of Kalpana =344 - 107 =237 Since no adults are present, there are not AA ( adult to adult) utterances.
CLLDCh3R11S12
At first Kalpana play with phirphire and later Kamala and Kalpana pretends to have children with wooden stools In this session, Total utterances = 344 Total utterances spoken by Kalpana = 130