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An Archery Competition (Kiĝi kruĝuĝiw) -- hru_1235_archery -- Documentation and Description of the Hrusso Aka Language of Arunachal Pradesh
Title:
An Archery Competition (Kiĝi kruĝuĝiw) -- hru_1235_archery -- Documentation and Description of the Hrusso Aka Language of Arunachal Pradesh
ID:
https://lat1.lis.soas.ac.uk/ds/asv?openpath=MPI1195520%23
IGS0277
Online:
Yes
Archive:
Contributor:
Vijay D'Souza (researcher)
Thomas Small (recorder)
Publisher:
Vijay D'Souza
University of Oxford
Description:
Men of Buragaon village have an archery competition. Such competitions are held on social occasions such as annual festivals and marriages. This one was organised especially for recording, but one can hear plenty of spontaneous conversation. This video is especially contains plenty of imperatives, exhortations, interjections and exclamations.
Born in Karnataka, India. Working in Northeast India as a Jesuit since 1999. Involved with Hrusso Aka orthography development and language support since 1999, having learned the language at Palizi while teaching. Currently doing a DPhil (PhD) in linguistics at the University of Oxford, UK (Thesis: A Grammar of Hrusso Aka). Founder and leader of the Hrusso Literature Team, formed in 2017.
Subject language:
English
Hruso
Hindi
Language family:
Indo-Iranian
Indo-European
Germanic
Indic
Sino-Tibetan
Tibeto-Burman
Other coverage:
India
Other date:
2016-03-15
Other format:
image/jpeg
video/mp4
Other subject:
social customs
social events and festivities
English
Hruso
Hindi
Other type:
Image
Video
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Geographic region: Asia
Geographic region: Europe
Contributor: Thomas Small
Contributor: Vijay D'Souza
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Publisher: University of Oxford
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Title: An Archery Competition (Kiĝi kruĝuĝiw) -- hru_1235_archery -- Documentation and Description of the Hrusso Aka Language of Arunachal Pradesh
Other coverage: India
Other date: 2016-03-15
Other format: image/jpeg
Other format: video/mp4
Other subject: English
Other subject: Hindi
Other subject: Hruso
Other subject: social customs
Other subject: social events and festivities
Other type: Image
Other type: Video