Recorded Events

Recorded Event: Elicitations with Matthew Rahiria

Type: Elicitation

Primary Speech Variety: Tok Pisin

Secondary Speech Varieties: English, Mountain Arapesh: Wautogik variety

Date: 1999-03-11 Location: Wautogik Duration: 12:05

Description: Elicitations designed to learn about agreement with noun-final sounds

Note: last focused research task of the fieldtrip


  1. Lise Dobrin · Researcher, (F : 32) ~ American linguist, born Chicago 1966. Graduate student (linguistics, University of Chicago).
  2. Matthew Rahiria · Primary, (M : c 60) Wautogik ~ fluent Arapesh speaker, 2 years teacher's college, worked teaching school and as a headmaster before falling sick and retiring early


Cassette cover scan (click to enlarge)

tape 14 (B)


  1. ElicitationsWithMR