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If you suspect that [g] and [ɣ] are allophones of the same phoneme, try substituting one for the other and getting the reaction of your consultant. Ladefoged (2003: 11) recommends holding up one finger for the first item and two for the second. ’ as neither may be right. 42 Linguistic Fieldwork 1. ‘I’ve got two words, (1) taga and (2) taɣa. ’ 2. ’ Make sure that your consultant knows that you want to be corrected. Sometimes people will assume that you’re speaking with an accent, or they’ll ignore the mistakes out of politeness, or they’ll be so amused or pleased at anyone trying to learn the language that they’ll ignore the ‘errors’.

4 Putting consultants at ease If you are working with people who have never been recorded before, it is worth explaining what will happen and how the recording works. It’s also worth reminding them to speak normally. There’s a tendency for people new to recording to shout into a microphone (to make sure the microphone picks up the sound) or to mumble because of shyness. Some people are quite happy being recorded, whereas others can be quite nervous about it. For some people it is a really big thing to put their language on tape for the first time, or even to speak it in front of someone not from the community.

In some cultures it might be inappropriate for a male researcher to touch a female consultant (or vice versa) to clip on the microphone. In that case, either use a microphone with a stand or demonstrate on yourself and have the consultant clip the microphone on themselves. Lapel microphones can be clipped to notebooks, but this produces a worse recording as these microphones are designed to use the chest cavity as a resonator. Many of the higher-end microphones require pre-amps and their own power supply.

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