The Language Archive

PBLibations
A number of people who are representative of one or the other part of the deceased life (her children, spokesperson, father family and mother family) each pour libation for her safe departure to the land of the ancestors.
OdumaseCustoms
Mr Walter Glover, Mr. Ben Ahundjo and Madam Christina Glover discuss some customary practices among the Nyagbo Odumase people. Most of what they say apply to the other Nyagbo townships with the exception of Nyagbo Emli.
frogPWalter
Papa Walter watches the wordless picture book Frog Where Are You? by Mayer and narrates the story to Evelyn. He uses the story-telling style of the Nyagbo.
PalmWine
The regent of Nyagbo Odumase demonstrates how wine is tapped from the palm tree.
PalmWine
The regent of Nyagbo Odumase demonstrates how wine is tapped from the palm tree.
preburial_libation
Frog story elicitation. Papa Walter is given the picture book "Frog where are you" by Mayer (1969). After going through it, he narrates the event to his grand -niece Evelyn in the form of a story.