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Yao, Y. and Chang, C. B. and Katseff, S. and Lee-Goldman, R. and Piqueras-Brunet, M. (2009) 'A web-accessible dictionary of Southeastern Pomo.' In: Pak, M., (ed.), Current Issues in Unity and Diversity of Languages. Seoul, Korea: Linguistic Society of Korea, pp. 2824-2835.

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Abstract

In recent years, building web-accessible dictionaries has become a new way of organizing and publishing data from linguistic fieldwork on indigenous languages. This paper provides an overview of one such online dictionary. The language we worked on was Southeastern Pomo, an endangered native American language which was historically spoken in the area of Clear Lake, California. The structure of the dictionary and the files that are needed to construct it are introduced in detail. We also demonstrate three types of searches that are made available on the dictionary website.

Item Type: Book Chapters
Keywords: online dictionary, language documentation, native American languages
SOAS Departments & Centres: Legacy Departments > Faculty of Languages and Cultures > Department of Linguistics
Subjects: P Language and Literature > P Philology. Linguistics
Copyright Statement: Copyright 2009 Yao Yao, Charles B. Chang, Shira Katseff, Russell Lee-Goldman, and Marta Piqueras-Brunet. This article may be downloaded for personal use only. Any other use requires prior permission of the authors.
Date Deposited: 21 Nov 2014 16:42
URI: http://eprints.soas.ac.uk/id/eprint/19111

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