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Title:Trumai Corpus: an Example of Presenting Multi-media Data in IMDI-Browser
Organization of a Text Collection in Trumai, Aiming at its Scientific Documentation
Description:ENGLISH: This paper explores the organization of a language corpus containing various types of data (i.e., a multi-media corpus). The example analyzed in this paper is the corpus of the Trumai language/DoBeS. The study describes the different phases involved in the work of organizing such a corpus. It also discusses the issue of how to combine the needs and wishes of field linguistics (content and research aspects) and the needs of archiving (structure and workflow aspects). ----- PORTUGUÊS: Este artigo explora a organização de um corpus linguístico contendo vários tipos de dados (isto é, um corpus de tipo multi-mídia). O exemplo aqui analisado é o corpus da língua Trumai/ DoBeS. O estudo descreve
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.
Study exploring the posture verbs and auxiliaries found in Trumai.
The main text is in English.
The study was conducted by the linguist Raquel Guirardello-Damian, in collaboration with Romuald Skiba (Max-Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics, Netherlands). The information about the Trumai language was obtained during several years of field work. Various consultants contributed to it (native speakers of Trumai, from the villages: Terra Preta, Steinen, and Boa Esperança).
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
Studies about the Language and Culture
Posture forms
English language
Subject (ISO639):eng


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Citation: Raquel. 2002-05-10. Raquel Guirardello-Damian.
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