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Thursday, 7 October 2010

"Hidden" Language, Koro, Found in Remote Indian Tribe

A "hidden" language has been documented in an isolated hill tribe in a northeastern Indian region considered a "black hole" in the study of languages, linguists announced today.

National Geographic

1 comment:

Brian Barker said...

Your readers may be interested in the campaign to save endangered and dying languages by the World Esperanto Association. This association enjoys consultative relations with UNESCO.

The commitment to this aim was made, by the World Esperanto Association at the United Nations' Geneva HQ in September.

If you have time please see http://uk.youtube.com/watch?v=_YHALnLV9XU Professor Piron was a translator with the United Nations in Geneva.

The argument for Esperanto can be seen at http://www.lernu.net