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Title:Possession and Isolated Clauses
Organization of a Text Collection in Trumai, Aiming at its Scientific Documentation
Description:ENGLISH: Data obtained with a native speaker of Trumai in 1990. The researcher checked information or data elicited previously with other consultants. The data presented in this session consists of a paradigm of alienable possession, and isolated clauses. The examples are all glossed. There is no audio recording. ----- PORTUGUÊS: Dados obtidos com um falante nativo de Trumai em 1990. A pesquisadora checou informações ou dados elicitados previamente com outros informantes. Os dados apresentados nesta sessão consistem em um paradigma de posse alienável e em orações isoladas. Todos os exemplos estão glossados. Não há gravação de aúdio.
The purpose of the project is to document Trumai, a genetically isolate language spoken in Brazil. The archive consists of a collection of texts in the language, plus other kinds of materials relative to the Trumai culture, such as photos, drawings, songs, educational materials, etc.
The researcher worked with a Trumai consultant, checking data elicited previously with other consultants. The examples in this session consist mainly of isolated clauses.
The examples are in Trumai. They are all translated into Portuguese and English.
The researcher asked questions. The data was provided by a native speaker of Trumai (Speaker2).
Speaker2 is considered one of the best speakers of the Trumai language. He also has strong knowledge about various aspects of the Trumai culture. He has been living in the city of Canarana since 1996, because of health problems. He lives with his wife and kids. Both his parents were Trumai. Speaker2 is married to a Kamayurá woman, who also speaks Trumai. He is middle-aged, has various kids and grand-kids.
Raquel is a Brazilian linguist. She has been working with the Trumai people since 1989. She has a Ph.D. in Linguistics from Rice University (Houston, Texas, U.S.A).
Documentation of Trumai
Publisher:Raquel Guirardello-Damian
Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics
Portuguese language
English language
Trumai language
Subject (ISO639):por


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Citation: Speaker2; Raquel. 1990-07-16. Raquel Guirardello-Damian.
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