Sagun Dhakhwa

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Language is used for communication and communication facilitates social activities. If we want to capture this, linguistic investigation has to be carried out within a wider context. Examination of linguistic communication in a wider context shows that it is multimodal. In order to study naturalistic multimodal communication using a corpus, the corpus(More)
Lohorung is one of the minority Tibeto-Burman languages of Kirati group spoken in the Eastern part of Nepal. It lacks a written tradition. Crowd sourcing can be a good way to document a language in terms of resources, especially in the context of a linguistically rich country like Nepal. We have built a multimodal dictionary, browsing and authoring tool(More)
Several minority languages are on the verge of extinction in Nepal, especially when they don't have a generally accepted writing system and occur in an area where Nepali (the official language) is predominantly used. Lohorung is an example, which is spoken among the Lohroung Rai communities of Sankhuwasabha, a hilly district of eastern Nepal. Older(More)
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