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Glosser/translator of Sinhalese
We are looking for somebody who can gloss parts of Sinhalese translations of literary works, which will be part of a linguistic study conducted at the Max Planck Institute in Nijmegen. This will entail writing down the meaning/grammatical function of each morpheme (see the example for Hindi below). There are around 300 sentences to gloss.
Kimea gave the books to Papar.
Alice ne Charles ko kitab-e diye hai
Alice NOM Charles to book-PL give.PST COP
You’re expected to work for at least 12 hours a week. Apart from some initial meetings (possibly through Skype), you can work at home, following your own schedule. The task will take around 80 hours to complete. The salary is 8,15 E gross per hour.
Are you interested?
Please send your CV and a short list of relevant qualifications, or any questions to:
motion-events at mpi.nl
Evolutionary Processes in Language and Culture
Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics, Nijmegen
http://www.mpi.nl/research/research-pro ... -processes