Article

The planning and production of a corpus of Yilumbu: Progress of the building stage

Published in: South African Journal of African Languages
Volume 40, issue 1, 2020 , pages: 98–105
DOI: 10.1080/02572117.2020.1733835
Author(s): Paul A MavoungouDepartment of Language Education, South Africa

Abstract

In this article, an account is given of the planning and production of a corpus of Yilumbu. The primary focus of the article is on the presentation of the project background. Then the article also gives an account of the dictionary conceptualisation plan, i.e. the general preparation phase, the material acquisition phase, the material preparation phase, the material processing phase and the publishing preparation phase. The present research will only give an account of the dictionary conceptualisation plan as well as future work.

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