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Åshild   Næss

Department of Linguistics and Scandinavian Studies
University of Oslo (Norway)

Geographic administrative areas
Geographic places
Santa Cruz Solomon
Duff islands
Historical periods
21st century
Ancestral Oceania
Indigenous languages
Äiwoo, Vaeakau-Taumako
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  • Masters Research (1998)
    Pileni (Vaeakau-Taumako) grammar — University of Oslo
    Fieldwork-based thesis on the basics of Vaeakau-Taumako grammar.
  • Field Research (2004 to 2005)
    Äiwoo descriptive research — University of Oslo/Norwegian Research Council
    Field research for descriptive work on the Äiwoo language, Reef Islands, Solomon Islands
  • Field Research (2015 to 2015)
    Äiwoo language documentation — University of Newcastle/Endangered Languages Documentation Programme
    Language documentation in 8 villages in the Reef Islands, Solomon Islands, with a focus on traditional cultural practices. Recorded materials available at
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