Re: the languages of "Rabbit Proof Fence" ?
|From:||Rodlox R <rodlox@...>|
|Date:||Saturday, March 26, 2005, 3:47|
>From: Peter Kolb <peterwlkolb@...>
>Reply-To: Constructed Languages List <CONLANG@...>
>Subject: Re: the languages of "Rabbit Proof Fence" ?
>Date: Fri, 25 Mar 2005 21:46:08 -0500
>Ethnologue classification: Australian, Pama-Nyungan, South-West, Wati.
>Ethnologue comments: Mantjiltjara and Kartutjara are two tribal groups
>speaking almost identical dialects. High inherent intelligibility between
>Yulparitja and Wangkajunga. Speakers of the 4 dialects can use the same
>written language with possible minor adjustments, including vocabulary
>change, partly needed because of cultural identity factors. Bilingualism in
>Walmajarri, Kukatja, Kriol. Puditara dialect is extinct. Dictionary. Bible
>Is that enough?
its helpful, thank you!
>You can't say no to CC!!