Started work on collecting Sanna audio samples!

Hello everyone!

Yesterday, we finally started corresponding with the main native speaker on collecting audio files for the Sanna (Cypriot Arabic) language. We are slowly going through the list of around 2,000 words, and our informant is recording each individual word sent. The challenge for us now, is refining the data that we’ve collected in text form, adding new fields such as representation for the IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet), and a field with a link to the word’s audio and an optional field for an example sentence. We are very happy to have the opportunity to work on this …

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