Indigenous Language Revived

Reporter/Provider - Rick Yi and Louise Watt

class="meta mb-0">Publish Date - 2022-01-27T08:53:00Z0 views

Alexander Adelaar is a historical linguist working on Austronesian languages at the University of Melbourne’s Asia Institute. He worked with a Taiwanese-Filipino couple to create a grammar guide and vocabulary of the Siraya language. TaiwanPlus reporter Louise Watt spoke to the Dutch linguist, and asked him about the challenges in reviving disappearing languages.

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