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CS05_a001_02
There is a corroborree at One-mile, with some singing and dancing( only male). The main singers are ER and LR. Many people are present, maybe 20 all together. link to video recording?
CS07_a055_04
Sitting at Gilwi Camp. This is a false start. M. Ziembicki from Park and Wildlife has brought along a collection of stuffed animals to help and clarify the names of small mammals and marsupial including small rodents and bats.
CS07_a081_03
Checking the names of implements and tools with DR, JM, ERa, DB, JoJ, CP and ethnobotanist GW at Campbell Spring, Walurrmingan
CS07_a078_04
Sitting at Libili. Checking the names of trees and plants with DR, JoJ, JM, ERa, , DB and MR, .and ethnobotanist GW at Libili. Continuation of previous session. GW is using his notes colllected during previous sessions to check the names and uses of plants and trees. From rosella (rwajgany) to bottle tree. Also present are children and DB's daughter.
CS06_a052_03
Garani, near Ranger's Park. ER's grandson, Ayden, is also present. Lexical elicitation. birds GW uses binders with pictures. Each picture is circulated around participants and information about names, uses etc is recorded.
CS07_a080_02
Checking the names of trees and plants with DR, JM, ERa, DB, JoJ and ethnobotanist GW at Victoria River Crossing. Continuation of previous session. GW is checking his notes collected during previous sessions.The session is followed by a drive to find some of the trees in the bush. From tree orchid to mangrove.
ES08_A13_02
Waiting for Linguist to turn up, Pandanus continued; other plants along the creek and their uses for animals and people; fishing with poison and at first rain time.
CS06_a031_01
Trip out to Auvergne station. ER's grandchildren are around and are heard on the recording. This is a false start. ER talking to children .
CS06_a049_08
Jilgirr. Children are around and are heard on recording at times. Lexical elicitation Fish. Starting with Mussels. GW uses binders with pictures. Each picture is circulated around participants and information about names, uses etc is recorded.
CS06_a048_03
Sitting at Fitzer street. LJ is looking at the Jawoyn book, LJ is talking about the trees and plants. Interview in English. LJ has a lot of tradional knowledge about plants and trees.
CS06_a050_04
Boat Landing. Birds and EJ's granddaughter are heard on recording at times. Lexical elicitation. Elicitation of animals, starting with 'water-rat' GW uses binders with pictures. Each picture is circulated around participants and information about names, uses etc is recorded.
CS07_a055_02
Sitting at Gilwi Camp. This is a false start. M. Ziembicki from Park and Wildlife has brought along a collection of stuffed animals to help and clarify the names of small mammals and marsupial including small rodents and bats.
ES08_A19
Checking plant and animal terms, language affiliation and usage of the species, with ethnobiologist Glenn Wightman. 6 media files of varying length, approx. 35 mins in total.
ES12_A01_08_Lying_words
Words for "looking" in Ngaliwurru and Ngarinyman; talking about linguists learning languages
CS06_a054_02
Libili. Big Horse Creek. Present are DB' sdaughter Barbara and DR's daughter Nathaleen and another young woman, name unknown and some children. Lexical elicitation. Using list prepared by GW, chekcing the items that do not have a Jaminjung entry.
ES08_A06_02
Elicited expressions for sickness and pain in different body parts.
KH06_a011_04
Man & Tree game, games 3 and 4
CS06_a030_01
Sitting at Gilwi. Some children are playing and can be heard on the recording. ER's daughter-in-law Rosemary, not a Ngarrinyman speaker, joins in. Lexical elicitation with ER. Parts of the body. List produced with Lexique Pro, semantic domain: Part of the body. Working out language affiliation for each item in list. CS read out the word in language and ER which language. Not transcribed.