OLAC Record

Title:Yunis talks about the past
0136-Yunis talks about the past
A description and documentation of Avatime
Contributor:Sammy Kwami Oboni (Interviewer)
Wisdom Ekissi (Translator)
Yunis Akwa Agbemaple (Consultant)
Description:This story was recorded in Amedzofe at a meeting with 10 elderly people. The 10 people were divided into two groups and we talked with each group for an hour. In the first session Sammy interviewed the first five people about what has changed since they were young and what they think Amedzofe will be like in the future. In the second session, Sammy asked the other five people to tell their life stories and then asked if there were other stories or folk tales they could tell. This story was part of the first session in Amedzofe. Yunis talks about what has changed since when she was young. Yunis tells a story about what has changed since she was young. Sammy then asks questions, which she answers. Wisdom then translates it to English. The story is told in Avatime, Sammy asks questions in Avatime, Wisdom translates to English. Yunis tells a story, Sammy asks her some questions which she answers. Wisdom translates the story into English. Also present were: Saskia, Rebecca, C.K. and Judith.
Language_Name: Avatime Language_Region: Africa Language_Country: Ghana Project_Status: Complete Year: 2008 Start_Date: 2008-05-01 End_Date: 2008-12-31
Identifier (URI):https://lat1.lis.soas.ac.uk/ds/asv?openpath=MPI583592%23
Publisher:Saskia Van Putten
Leiden University Centre for Linguistics (LUCL)
English language
Undetermined language
Avatime (Dominant)
Subject (ISO639):eng


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DateStamp:  2016-09-27
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Citation: Sammy Kwami Oboni (Interviewer); Wisdom Ekissi (Translator); Yunis Akwa Agbemaple (Consultant). 2008-10-02. Saskia Van Putten.
Terms: area_Europe country_GB iso639_eng iso639_und

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Country: United Kingdom
Area: Europe

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