• Collection number: 2016-12
    • Primary contributors: Anthony I. Akhiale (consultant); Angela Egbadon (consultant); Philomena Egbadon (consultant); Irehobhude Iyioha (consultant); Nicholas Rolle (researcher, donor)
    • Additional contributors: Omon Iyioha Jr. (consultant); Isedehi Isibor Odion (consultant); Amu Samuel (consultant); Anthony I. Akhiale (depicted); Nicholas Rolle (depicted, photographer)
    • Languages: Ogwa Esan; Uromi Esan
    • Dates: 2014-
    • Historical information: Fieldwork began while Rolle was a graduate student in the Department of Linguistics, UC Berkeley, with financial support from an Oswalt Endangered Language Grant (Berkeley). Fieldwork in 2019 focused on the Ogwa dialect while Rolle was Postdoctoral Research Associate and Lecturer in the Council of the Humanities and the Program in Linguistics at Princeton University.
    • Scope and content: Sound recordings of elicitation sessions and stories, scanned field notes, metadata sheets, databases. Bundles typically consist of a multimedia .pdf file with embedded audio (produced by a Livescribe Echo Smartpen) and an associated .pencast file; .m4a audio exports from the Smartpen; an audioless .pdf export from the Smartpen; and, in most cases, a .wav file from a separate recorder, which may be fully or partially overlapping with the pen audio.
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Suggested citation: Anthony I. Akhiale, Angela Egbadon, Philomena Egbadon, Irehobhude Iyioha, and Nicholas Rolle. Esan Field Materials, 2016-12, Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7297/X20K26SZ.

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    • Item number: 2016-12.003
    • Date: 02 Jun 2014
    • Contributors: Anthony I. Akhiale (consultant); Nicholas Rolle (researcher, donor)
    • Language: Ogwa Esan
    • Availability: Online access
    • Place: Ibadan, Oyo, Nigeria
    • Description: Tascam recorder; switched halfway to unidirectional setting due to noise.
    • Collection: Esan Field Materials
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Suggested citation: Elicitation on nouns, sentences, tonal patterns, 2016-12.003, in "Esan Field Materials", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7297/X2VT1Q9P.
    • Item number: 2016-12.004
    • Date: 03 Jun 2014
    • Contributors: Anthony I. Akhiale (consultant); Nicholas Rolle (researcher, donor)
    • Language: Ogwa Esan
    • Availability: Online access
    • Place: Ibadan, Oyo, Nigeria
    • Description: Shure SM58 microphone
    • Collection: Esan Field Materials
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Suggested citation: Elicitation on nouns, sentences, tonal patterns, 2016-12.004, in "Esan Field Materials", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7297/X2R20ZK8.
    • Item number: 2016-12.005
    • Date: 05 Jun 2014
    • Contributors: Anthony I. Akhiale (consultant); Nicholas Rolle (researcher, donor)
    • Language: Ogwa Esan
    • Availability: Online access
    • Place: Ibadan, Oyo, Nigeria
    • Description: Includes examples of grammatical tone. Tascam recorder; no external microphone.
    • Collection: Esan Field Materials
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Suggested citation: Elicitation on nouns, sentences, tonal patterns, 2016-12.005, in "Esan Field Materials", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7297/X2M906VX.
    • Item number: 2016-12.006
    • Date: 06 Jun 2014
    • Contributors: Anthony I. Akhiale (consultant); Nicholas Rolle (researcher, donor)
    • Language: Ogwa Esan
    • Availability: Online access
    • Place: Ibadan, Oyo, Nigeria
    • Description: Includes examples of grammatical tone. Tascam recorder with AT803 lapel microphone.
    • Collection: Esan Field Materials
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Suggested citation: Elicitation on nouns, sentences, tonal patterns, 2016-12.006, in "Esan Field Materials", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7297/X2GH9G5H.
    • Item number: 2016-12.007
    • Date: 09 Jun 2014
    • Contributors: Anthony I. Akhiale (consultant); Nicholas Rolle (researcher, donor)
    • Language: Ogwa Esan
    • Availability: Online access
    • Place: Ibadan, Oyo, Nigeria
    • Description: Includes elicitation for "who," "very" and verb "have." Tascam recorder with AT803 lapel microphone.
    • Collection: Esan Field Materials
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Suggested citation: Elicitation on negation, tone in relative clauses, liquid verbs, post-verbal marker a, greetings, 2016-12.007, in "Esan Field Materials", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7297/X2BV7DTN.
    • Item number: 2016-12.008
    • Date: 10 Jun 2014
    • Contributors: Anthony I. Akhiale (consultant); Nicholas Rolle (researcher, donor)
    • Language: Ogwa Esan
    • Availability: Online access
    • Place: Ibadan, Oyo, Nigeria
    • Description: Tascam recorder with AT803 lapel microphone
    • Collection: Esan Field Materials
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Suggested citation: Elicitation on nominal, negative, and imperative tone, lexicon, verum focus, 2016-12.008, in "Esan Field Materials", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7297/X2736P43.
    • Item number: 2016-12.009
    • Date: 12 Jun 2014
    • Contributors: Anthony I. Akhiale (consultant); Nicholas Rolle (researcher, donor)
    • Language: Ogwa Esan
    • Availability: Online access
    • Place: Ibadan, Oyo, Nigeria
    • Description: Grammatical tone includes with -na "this" and e yi "it's not." Tascam recorder with AT803 lapel microphone.
    • Collection: Esan Field Materials
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Suggested citation: Elicitation on verbs of accompaniment, grammatical tone, tense-aspect, tone in relative clauses, 2016-12.009, in "Esan Field Materials", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7297/X23B5XCX.
    • Item number: 2016-12.010
    • Date: 13 Jun 2014
    • Contributors: Anthony I. Akhiale (consultant); Nicholas Rolle (researcher, donor)
    • Language: Ogwa Esan
    • Availability: Online access
    • Place: Ibadan, Oyo, Nigeria
    • Description: Includes subject resumptive pronoun, past vs. present, "only" quantifier, e ye "it's not" with complex NPs, different past tense adverbials. Tascam recorder with AT803 lapel microphone.
    • Collection: Esan Field Materials
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Suggested citation: Elicitation on pronouns, tense, quantifiers, adverbs, 2016-12.010, in "Esan Field Materials", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7297/X2ZK5DWM.
    • Item number: 2016-12.011
    • Date: 16 Jun 2014
    • Contributors: Anthony I. Akhiale (consultant); Nicholas Rolle (researcher, donor)
    • Language: Ogwa Esan
    • Availability: Online access
    • Place: Ibadan, Oyo, Nigeria
    • Description: All tense-aspect data in field notes from this session. Tascam recorder with AT803 lapel microphone.
    • Collection: Esan Field Materials
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Suggested citation: Elicitation on grammatical tone with tense-aspect and serial verbs, tense with stative verbs, 2016-12.011, in "Esan Field Materials", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7297/X2TT4P59.
    • Item number: 2016-12.012
    • Date: 17 Jun 2014
    • Contributors: Anthony I. Akhiale (consultant); Nicholas Rolle (researcher, donor)
    • Language: Ogwa Esan
    • Availability: Online access
    • Place: Ibadan, Oyo, Nigeria
    • Description: Includes imperfective-present ta and tone with stative verbs, tone with gbe "too much," negative e vs. bha. Tascam recorder with AT803 lapel microphone.
    • Collection: Esan Field Materials
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Suggested citation: Elicitation on stative verbs, negation, possessive pronouns, noun coordination, 2016-12.012, in "Esan Field Materials", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7297/X2Q23XGB.
    • Item number: 2016-12.013
    • Date: 18 Jun 2014
    • Contributors: Anthony I. Akhiale (consultant); Nicholas Rolle (researcher, donor)
    • Language: Ogwa Esan
    • Availability: Online access
    • Place: Ibadan, Oyo, Nigeria
    • Description: Includes tense-aspect with stative verbs, serial verbs with coreferential objects, experiential verbs. Tascam recorder with AT803 lapel microphone.
    • Collection: Esan Field Materials
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Suggested citation: Elicitation on stative and serial verbs, imperatives, general grammatical tone, subordination, 2016-12.013, in "Esan Field Materials", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7297/X2K935SF.
    • Item number: 2016-12.014
    • Date: 20 Jun 2014
    • Contributors: Anthony I. Akhiale (consultant); Nicholas Rolle (researcher, donor)
    • Language: Ogwa Esan
    • Availability: Online access
    • Place: Ibadan, Oyo, Nigeria
    • Description: Includes verum focus with gho, tense-aspect suffix -le. Tascam recorder with AT803 lapel microphone.
    • Collection: Esan Field Materials
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Suggested citation: Elicitation on tense-aspect and negation with verbs of cognition, verum focus, subordination, 2016-12.014, in "Esan Field Materials", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7297/X2FN14DJ.
    • Item number: 2016-12.015
    • Date: 21 Jun 2014
    • Contributors: Anthony I. Akhiale (consultant); Nicholas Rolle (researcher, donor)
    • Language: Ogwa Esan
    • Availability: Online access
    • Place: Ibadan, Oyo, Nigeria
    • Description: Includes comparison of Ogwa with Edo HL tones, lexical minimal pairs. Used Agheyisi (1986) for reference. Tascam recorder with AT803 lapel microphone.
    • Collection: Esan Field Materials
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Suggested citation: Elicitation on lexicon, future tense grammatical tone, 2016-12.015, in "Esan Field Materials", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7297/X29W0CQ8.
    • Item number: 2016-12.016
    • Date: 23 Jun 2014
    • Contributors: Anthony I. Akhiale (consultant); Nicholas Rolle (researcher, donor)
    • Language: Ogwa Esan
    • Availability: Online access
    • Place: Ibadan, Oyo, Nigeria
    • Description: Includes interaction between nominal and verbal grammatical tones. Tascam recorder with AT803 lapel microphone.
    • Collection: Esan Field Materials
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Suggested citation: Elicitation on tense-aspect with verbs of cognition, possession, and location; interaction between grammatical tones, 2016-12.016, in "Esan Field Materials", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7297/X2639MZV.
    • Item number: 2016-12.017
    • Date: 24 Jun 2014
    • Contributors: Anthony I. Akhiale (consultant); Nicholas Rolle (researcher, donor)
    • Language: Ogwa Esan
    • Availability: Online access
    • Place: Ibadan, Oyo, Nigeria
    • Description: Includes special reference to tense-aspect with copula and past tense. Tascam recorder with AT803 lapel microphone.
    • Collection: Esan Field Materials
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Suggested citation: Elicitation on verbs of location, tense-aspect, negation, 2016-12.017, in "Esan Field Materials", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7297/X22B8W7J.
    • Item number: 2016-12.018
    • Date: 25 Jun 2014
    • Contributors: Anthony I. Akhiale (consultant); Nicholas Rolle (researcher, donor)
    • Language: Ogwa Esan
    • Availability: Online access
    • Place: Ibadan, Oyo, Nigeria
    • Description: Tascam recorder with AT803 lapel microphone
    • Collection: Esan Field Materials
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Suggested citation: Elicitation on tense-aspect, interaction of grammatical tones, interrogative "which," pronominal tone, serial verbs, instrumental phrases grammatical tone, tense/aspect, pronouns, serial verbs), 2016-12.018, in "Esan Field Materials", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7297/X2XK8CR7.
    • Item number: 2016-12.019
    • Date: 27 Jun 2014
    • Contributors: Anthony I. Akhiale (consultant); Nicholas Rolle (researcher, donor)
    • Language: Ogwa Esan
    • Availability: Online access
    • Place: Ibadan, Oyo, Nigeria
    • Description: Tascam recorder with AT803 clip microphone.
    • Collection: Esan Field Materials
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Suggested citation: Elicitation on verbs of motion, future tense, comparatives, possession, serial verbs, 2016-12.019, in "Esan Field Materials", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7297/X2ST7N2C.
    • Item number: 2016-12.020
    • Date: 03 Jul 2014
    • Contributors: Omon Iyioha Jr. (consultant); Isedehi Isibor Odion (consultant); Amu Samuel (consultant); Nicholas Rolle (researcher, donor)
    • Language: Ogwa Esan
    • Availability: Online access
    • Place: Benin City, Edo, Nigeria
    • Description: Confirming what was elicited with Anthony Akhiale. Tascam recorder with AT803 clip microphone and external shotgun microphone.
    • Collection: Esan Field Materials
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Suggested citation: Elicitation on tone, 2016-12.020, in "Esan Field Materials", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7297/X2P26WCD.
    • Item number: 2016-12.021
    • Date: 04 Jul 2014
    • Contributors: Omon Iyioha Jr. (consultant); Isedehi Isibor Odion (consultant); Amu Samuel (consultant); Nicholas Rolle (researcher, donor)
    • Language: Ogwa Esan
    • Availability: Online access
    • Place: Benin City, Edo, Nigeria
    • Description: Confirming what was elicited with Anthony Akhiale. Tascam recorder with AT803 clip microphone and external shotgun microphone.
    • Collection: Esan Field Materials
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Suggested citation: Elicitation on tone, 2016-12.021, in "Esan Field Materials", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7297/X2JD4V0H.
    • Item number: 2016-12.023
    • Date: 06 Jul 2014
    • Contributors: Omon Iyioha Jr. (consultant); Isedehi Isibor Odion (consultant); Amu Samuel (consultant); Nicholas Rolle (researcher, donor)
    • Language: Ogwa Esan
    • Availability: Online access
    • Place: Benin City, Edo, Nigeria
    • Description: Confirming what was elicited with Anthony Akhiale. Tascam recorder with AT803 clip microphone and external shotgun microphone.
    • Collection: Esan Field Materials
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Suggested citation: Elicitation on tone, 2016-12.023, in "Esan Field Materials", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7297/X2DN439M.
    • Item number: 2016-12.024
    • Date: 08 Jul 2014
    • Contributors: Omon Iyioha Jr. (consultant); Amu Samuel (consultant); Nicholas Rolle (researcher, donor)
    • Language: Ogwa Esan
    • Availability: Online access
    • Place: Benin City, Edo, Nigeria
    • Description: Confirming what was elicited with Anthony Akhiale. Tascam recorder with AT803 clip microphone and external shotgun microphone.
    • Collection: Esan Field Materials
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Suggested citation: Elicitation on tone, 2016-12.024, in "Esan Field Materials", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7297/X28W3BJF.
    • Item number: 2016-12.026
    • Date: 12 Jul 2014
    • Contributors: Anthony I. Akhiale (consultant); Nicholas Rolle (researcher, donor)
    • Language: Ogwa Esan
    • Availability: Online access
    • Place: Ibadan, Oyo, Nigeria
    • Description: Tascam recorder with AT803 clip microphone
    • Collection: Esan Field Materials
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Suggested citation: Elicitation on tone, 2016-12.026, in "Esan Field Materials", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7297/X2542KT1.
    • Item number: 2016-12.027
    • Date: 14 Jul 2014
    • Contributors: Anthony I. Akhiale (consultant); Nicholas Rolle (researcher, donor)
    • Language: Ogwa Esan
    • Availability: Online access
    • Place: Ibadan, Oyo, Nigeria
    • Description: Tascam recorder with AT803 clip microphone and external shotgun microphone
    • Collection: Esan Field Materials
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Suggested citation: Elicitation on pronouns, including resumption, 2016-12.027, in "Esan Field Materials", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7297/X21C1V3Q.
    • Item number: 2016-12.028
    • Date: 16 Jul 2014
    • Contributors: Anthony I. Akhiale (consultant); Nicholas Rolle (researcher, donor)
    • Language: Ogwa Esan
    • Availability: Online access
    • Place: Ibadan, Oyo, Nigeria
    • Description: Tascam recorder with AT803 clip microphone and external shotgun microphone
    • Collection: Esan Field Materials
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Suggested citation: Elicitation on pro-verbs, 2016-12.028, in "Esan Field Materials", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7297/X2WM1BNV.
    • Item number: 2016-12.029
    • Date: 19 Jul 2014
    • Contributors: Anthony I. Akhiale (consultant); Nicholas Rolle (researcher, donor)
    • Language: Ogwa Esan
    • Availability: Online access
    • Place: Ibadan, Oyo, Nigeria
    • Description: Tascam recorder with AT803 clip microphone and external shotgun microphone
    • Collection: Esan Field Materials
    • Repository: Survey of California and Other Indian Languages
    • Suggested citation: Elicitation on tone and derivation, 2016-12.029, in "Esan Field Materials", Survey of California and Other Indian Languages, University of California, Berkeley, http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.7297/X2RX999V.