PidginGrammar-Kent Sakoda _ Jeff Siegel

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Pidgin Grammar Interview w/ Kent Sakoda & Jeff Siegel of the U of Hawaii
Interview by Dmae Roberts, Recorded by Jennifer Dunn
Date: 10/12/04
1 Disc,

JEFF: yeah. This isn’t a grammar in the traditional sense of telling you how to speak the language, what’s right and what’s wrong. This is a grammar in the sense that linguists use the word now, which is really a description of the way people use the language, and I think that’s what convinced Kent that it would be all Read more...

Pidgin Grammar Interview w/ Kent Sakoda & Jeff Siegel of the U of Hawaii

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Pidgin Grammar Interview w/ Kent Sakoda & Jeff Siegel of the U of Hawaii
Interview by Dmae Roberts, Recorded by Jennifer Dunn
Date: 10/12/04
1 Disc,

JENNIFER: Hello?

DMAE: Hi, it’s Dmae.

JENNIFER: Hello. So I have Kent Sakoda and Jeffrey Siegel.

JEFF: Jeff.

JENNIFER: Jeff, yes, are both here.

DMAE: Good afternoon, I guess.

BOTH: Good afternoon.

DMAE: It is afternoon, oh good. I think Jennifer filled you in on our project, that I’m interested in talking further about your book and Read more...

Lee Tonouchi, Pidgin English teacher, Pidgin English Language Class

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Lee Tonouchi,
Pidgin English teacher, Pidgin English Language Class
Recording by Dmae Roberts
Date: 11/16/04
1 Disc – 79:26 – 12 Tracks
Starting on Track 7 of Plantation Village II Disc

TRACK 7 – 9:28

DMAE: Testing. Can you come in a little bit? Just say your name and start off with I’m and what you do.

LEE: I’m Lee Tonouchi,
. I teach at KCC.

DMAE: What else do you do?

LEE: I write books.

DMAE: Where are we?

LEE: We’re at KCC inside a classroom.

DMAE: What is KCC?

LEE: Read more...