The Sign Language Dataset Compendium


Data Collection Task

Zwitserlood Picture Task

Both participants receive a folder with 75 pages. The signer has one picture on each page, the addressee has four picutres on each page, one of which is the same as the one in the folder for the signer. The signer is then asked to describe what happens in the picture in one sentence. The addressee is asked to pick out the described picture of the four possible. Checking back with eachother and discussions are allowed.

Stimulus Two folders with each 75 pages, one with one picture per page, the other with 4 pictures per page
Target Classifier handshapes
Degree of Interaction Middle
Duration not available
Source See Zwitserlood (2003)

Task uses in corpora

Corpus Documentation and description of Inuit Sign Language
Corpus Language Inuit Sign Language
# recordings – open access 0
# recordings – restricted access 1
Data available https://www.elararchive.org/uncategorized/SO_461a710f-141b-432f-bfc8-e2c70a180236/
Corpus VIDI Sign Space Corpus
Corpus Language Turkish Sign Language
# recordings – open access 0
# recordings – restricted access 42
Data available https://hdl.handle.net/1839/00-0000-0000-0009-4520-5
Corpus VIDI Sign Space Corpus
Corpus Language German Sign Language
# recordings – open access 0
# recordings – restricted access 42
Data available https://hdl.handle.net/1839/00-0000-0000-0008-C05D-B

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This entry was last modified on 29 March 2022.