DOBES Archive

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clothing001
articles of clothing, words for wearing and putting on clothes
cardinal_points004
cardinal points
tent001
Some people are pitching a tent. They do not talk a lot, but the building up of such an Indian tent is shown in detail.
weapons002
guns and rifles
household_items001
discussion of household items
months004
the Beaver words for every month are elicited and explained
ghutsahgeeze001
english versions of stories about ghuts'áhgeeze, telling why the crow is black and its beek is bent and why it only feeds on carcass. some additional information. short telling of the story "the beaver and the porcupine".
placenames002
placenames and landmarks.
Hail_Mary001
Hail Mary prayer
phonological_material001
List of words elicitied for phonological analysis, no special topic. The focus was on words containing diphthongs or fricatives that had not been analysed phonologically and whose phonemic status was not yet clear.
ethnonym_beaver001
the consultants and the researcher talk about the origin of the ethnonym 'Beaver'.
paradigm_walk001
some work on the verb for "to walk" (walking to and from places); together with some placenames, but mostly paradigmatic
paradigm_say001
the (perfective) paradigm of "to say" is elicited here
vegetables001
some vegetables are elicited
rodeo001
Video tape of a rodeo, will be used to elicit vocabulary and phrases about horses and their movements etc.
landmarks001
landmarks, placenames and some plants with related vocabulary are elicited here.
horses004
Videotaping and pictures of the consultant with his horses. Talking about horse equipment, colors, body parts, and some more vocabulary.
mudhen_crow001
"mudhen and crow" story.