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    • Collection number: 2014-11
    • Primary contributors: Mildred Child (consultant), Katie Sardinha (researcher), Ruby Dawson Cranmer (consultant), Violet Bracic (consultant)
    • Additional contributors: Krista Hunt (participant), Sara Child (participant), Julie Sardinha (participant), Patrick Littell (participant), Janet Child (participant)
    • Language: Kwak'wala (kwk)
    • Dates: 2014-2015
    • Scope and content: The materials document Katie Sardinha's fieldwork on Kwak'wala during the period of 2014-2015, working with various Kwakwaka'wakw elders to study a range of semantic and syntactic topics. The collection includes original audio recordings and transcriptions of the recordings. Each transcriptions also contain a list of vocabulary encountered in the elicitation session. Main topics covered include the linguistic expression of causation, unaccusativity, psych verbs, intensifiers, and short narratives.
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Preferred citation: Katie Sardinha's Kwak'wala Fieldwork Collection, SCL 2014-11, Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7297/X2K0727F

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    • Item number: 2014-11.008
    • Date: 18 Dec 2014
    • Contributors: Katie Sardinha (researcher), Ruby Dawson Cranmer (consultant), Patrick Littell (participant)
    • Language: Kwak'wala (kwk)
    • Availability: Online access
    • Place: Vancouver, BC
    • Description: Translations and judgments in context involving the Kwak'wala intensifiers olÉ™k'ala, tluma, and walas, as well as a few judgments involving gwalha 'to stop, finish'. We look at whether these predicates can felicitously modify a range of predicates in context.
    • Collection: Katie Sardinha's Kwak'wala Fieldwork Collection
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Preferred citation: Kwak'wala elicitation on intensifiers, 2014-11.008, Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7297/X2PN93KK