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Re: Obscure languages

From:joe <josephhill@...>
Date:Saturday, September 29, 2001, 6:52
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From: "Frank George Valoczy" <valoczy@...>
To: <CONLANG@...>
Sent: Friday, September 28, 2001 10:52 PM
Subject: Re: Obscure languages

> If you want, I can help you with learning Votian > (Uralic/Finno-Ugric/Balto-Finnic; spoken by approx. 25 people in 5 > villages [incl. Krakolye and Luzhitsy] in Leningrad Oblast, north of > Ivangorod in Russia), youngest speaker is in his early 60s). Obviously I'm > not a native speaker, but my knowledge of it is thorough enough that I > could carry on a conversation with a Vote in the unlikely event that I > were to meet one. However, I do use it occasionally in speaking with > Estonians, sometimes with amusing results. >
Yes, I'd love that!, how can you help?


Tristan Alexander McLeay <zsau@...>