CHILDES Bilingual Corpora

This page provides an index to the Bilingual data. There are also data from bilinguals telling the Frog Story in the AarssenBos and Miami studies in the Frogs folder. You can also browse the Bilingual corpora from this link.

Corpus Languages Age_Range N Media Comments
Almeida Portuguese-French bilingual 1;0;3;10 1 video in PhonBank
Amsterdam 3 French-Dutch, one Italian-Dutch 2-5 4 audio unlinked for one child
BiSLI Russian-Dutch and Russian monolinguals with and without SLI 3-9 420 - narratives
CUHK Chinese-English 2-4 7 audio small samples recorded by students at CUHK
DeHouwer Dutch-English 2;7-3;4 1 audio case study, unlinked
Deuchar Spanish-English 1;3-3;3 1 audio case study in UK, unlinked
FallsChurch Japanese-English 1;7-2;7 1 audio case study in Virginia, unlinked
FerFuLice Spanish-English 1;0-6;5 2 audio twins in Valladolid, unlinked
GNP French-English 1;2-4;0 5 waiting study of language selection in Montreal
Guthrie Chinese-English 6;4-8;0 14 - classroom interactions in first grade
Hacohen Hebrew-English 1;9-2;4 1 audio case study in Israel, unlinked
Hayashi Japanese-Danish-English 1;0-2;6 1 - case study in Denmark
Ionin Russian-English 2;4-12;5 22 - wide age range
Klammler Italian-German 1;9-2;1 1 audio short-term case study, unlinked
Koroschetz Italian-German 2;9-2;11 1 audio short term case study, unlinked
Krupa Polish-English 6;2-8;0 1 - case study
MCF Portuguese-Swedish-English 0;1-5;7 3 audio linked, with IPA
Navracsics Farsi-Hungarian-English 2-5 12 - longitudinal recordings
Paradis English-Various 4-8 25 - three recordings from each child
Perez Spanish-English 1;3-3;3 6 audio short-term longitudinal
PhonBLA German-Spanish bilinguals 2;3-3;7 9 audio PHONBANK
ProjectS English-Italian-Scottish Gaelic 2;3-3;7 1 - case study
Seba Arabic-English 5;3-6;2 1 audio story retellings at four times, linked
Serra Spanish-Catalan 0;10-4;4 10 - five Catalan, one Spanish, four bilingual
SilvaCorvalan Spanish-English 5-6 8 audio some audio, not all linked
Singapore English-Mandarin 4-5 55 audio linked
Ticio Spanish-English 1;6-2;4 1 - longitudinal case study
vanOosten Italian-Dutch and Dutch monolinguals 4-13 20 - study of separate systems effects
Vila Spanish-Catalan 1;9-5;4 1 - longitudinal case study
Watkins French-English 1;3-7;2 7 - various ages
YipMatthews Cantonese-English 1;3-4;6 8 video large longitudinal corpus linked to audio and video
ZAS Russian-German 3;11-7;0 80 audio story descriptions, audio only for Russian