Discussion of the languages spoken in the recording, one participant has swapped to another's lingo

Flint, Elwyn Henry Discussion of the languages spoken in the recording, one participant has swapped to another's lingo. (Elwyn Flint Collection, UQFL 173)

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Creator Flint, Elwyn Henry
Title Discussion of the languages spoken in the recording, one participant has swapped to another's lingo
Place of Recording Woorabinda
Year available 2015
Contributor Diane Alexander
Eddie Conway
Henry Bloomfield
Vivian Solomon
Series Elwyn Flint Collection, UQFL 173
Type audio/wav
Source Elwyn Flint Collection, UQFL 173, Box 57, Tape R333A, 2512.426sec to 2537.744sec.
Duration 25.318sec
Language eng
Rights Please contact the Fryer Library, The University of Queensland Library to inquire about this work
License Creative Commons Attribution noncommercial no derivatives

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Subject Wakka Wakka / Waka Waka / Waga Waga
Genres Culture, stories, people
Abstract/Summary This collection comprises written documents and recordings collected by Elwyn Flint, mostly as part of his long term research project in the 1960s, known as the Queensland Speech Survey. The survey includes recordings of Indigenous Languages spoken by Aboriginal people all over the state and those spoken in the Torres Strait Islands. It remains the largest and broadest collection of languages spoken in Queensland in the 20th century.
Keyword Aboriginal Australians -- Languages
Queensland Speech Survey
English Language -- Dialects -- Australia
Advisory Statement Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander material and information accessed on this site may be culturally sensitive for some individuals and communities. The University of Queensland has approval from traditional owners and/or descendants of the people who participated in Elwyn Flint’s Queensland Speech Survey in the 1960s.
Acknowledgements This project is supported by the Australian National Data Service (ANDS). ANDS is supported by the Australian Government through the National Collaborative Research Infrastructure Strategy Program.
Researcher: Oh yes.
Participant: That's in, like, he talk the (Traditional Language)
Participant: In way, kind of lingo now.
Participant: In Norm- in the old fella's...
Participant: We gonna go.
Researcher: Oh he's talking in Norman's, in Henry's...
Participant: In Norman's.
Participant: In Henry's Bloom-
Researcher: Henry's.
Participant: Yeah.
Researcher: Lingo.
Researcher: Oh.
Researcher: He swapped from his own.
Participant: Yeah yeah yeah.
Researcher: Do you understand what he's saying there?
Participant: Yeah, that's (Traditional Language)
Researcher: (Traditional Language), bottle.
Participant: Yeah.
Participant: (Traditional Language), he mean that (Traditional Language), bottle.
Researcher: (Traditional Language)
Participant: (Traditional Language)
Identifier Group 333

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Created: Fri, 05 Jun 2015, 13:10:05 EST by Elizabeth Alvey on behalf of School of Languages and Cultures