The Language Archive

DBD_RIF_12_13_01_0045
The pictures book 'frog: where are you?' Mercer Mayer, (1969). Frog, Where Are You?New York, Dial Press. Synopsis A boy and a dog have lost their favourite friend, and decided to search for this missing friend, a lively green frog.
DBD_RIF_12_13_01_0047
The pictures book 'frog: where are you?' Mercer Mayer, (1969). Frog, Where Are You? New York, Dial Press. Synopsis A boy and a dog have lost their favourite friend, and decided to search for this missing friend, a lively green frog.
DBD_RIF_12_13_01_0046
The pictures book 'frog: where are you?' Mercer Mayer, (1969). Frog, Where Are You? New York, Dial Press. Synopsis A boy and a dog have lost their favourite friend, and decided to search for this missing friend, a lively green frog.
DBD_RIF_12_13_06_0028A
Data were collected on the basis of 7 pictures without text. Picture 1: It shows a fat boy with two pieces of breed in his hands, walking in a path in a park. He is busy eating the piece of bread at the left hand. He is smiling. At the side of the small path, there is a thin man, greeting the fat boy by holding his chapeau. He has one hand in his pocket. The picture shows two trees, one at the right side and the other one at the left side, both of them showing only half. There is a nest with baby-birds in on the tree on the right side,. The mother was flying closer to them with a worm in its beak. At the back of the picture, close to the path at the side of the thin man, there are two flowers and a tortoise smiling. The tortoise is moving far from the two flowers. Picture 2: There are two houses, the one on the left side is fat, while the other one on the left side is thin. Both houses have two eyes (windows), eyelash, one nose and one mouth. The fat house has two big chicks. The mouth and door of the fat house is shut, while those of the thin house are open. There is smoke coming out of the fat house. Picture 3: A man is in a boat in the sea. He is busy sweeping the floor of the boat, using a sweeper and water from a bucket. He has no shoes on. In the sea, there are 4 smiling fish, two of them are jumping in water, and the others are swimming. Picture 4: There is a girl dancing. She has a long dress on, one bracelet on each arm, holding one flower in the right hand. She has a long hair. Picture 5 and 6 are on the same page. Picture 5: Showing a king with a crown on his head, busy eating. He has a chicken on his dish. He has a knife in the right hand, and holding a chicken's leg in the left hand. There is a dog sitting behind the table at the left side of the king. You can see only the dog’s eyes and nose. The dog is looking at the king with the corner of its eyes. There are two apples on the table. Picture 6: The servant comes to the king with a dish with two apples in it. The servant stands at the right side of the king. The king stretches his hand to take one appel. At that time, the dog grasps the chicken with its mouth. Picture 7: The king looked at his dish: no chicken! Surprised. He dropped the fruit. The king’s eyes and mouth are widely open. The dog is sitting on a taboret next to him, opening the right side eye and closing the other one. END