Recorded Events

Recorded Event: The story of how outsiders came TP

Type: Translation of own Talk

Primary Speech Variety: Tok Pisin

Date: Location: Balam Duration: 6:25

Description: Translation of text just recorded

Note: TP translation of text r2.11-14


  1. Lise Dobrin · Researcher, (F : 32) ~ American linguist, born Chicago 1966. Graduate student (linguistics, University of Chicago).
  2. Wilson Marai · Primary, (M : c 75) Balam ~ fluent Arapesh speaker. Born after WWI. Learned TP after WWII, at But Mission. Went to govt. school and Brandi High School. Trained as a teacher. Worked for 25 years as a teacher the Administration government.


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tape 30 (A)


  1. r2.11-14TP