Conlangery SHORTS #19: Kinship in Henan Mandarin

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George discusses his own observations about the use of kinship terms in his wife’s village in Henan province, China. NOTE: We’re going to change how our audio is hosted soon. This might mean some oddness in the feeds in the coming weeks. http://media.blubrry.com/conlangery/p/content.blubrry.com/conlangery/ConlangeryShort19.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android |… Read more »

Conlangery #08: Kinship Terms

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We talk about kinship terminology: what kinds of kinship schemes exist in reality, how they are related to family structure and marriage customs, and where you can find resources to give you ideas about these concepts.  We also talk a little about Tepa (which I mispronounce a couple of times in the episode, it should… Read more »