Data Sets



ASEAN — Gp2 : 16

FSing : she wanted to get the erm (.) chinese drums for her son?

FMyan : yeah

FSing : um and <1> er </1>

FMyan : <1> chinese </1>

FSing : the drums the drums

FMyan : drum drum

FSing : es <2> yes </2>

FMyan : <2> drum </2> oh oh

FSing : and er

Discussion: It is hard to see any issue with pronunciation here, as FMyan has no problem repeating drum correctly. It is possible that she is not familiar with the concept of Chinese drums, so this is a collocational misunderstanding, or else a limited knowledge of local cultural artifacts.