[lg policy] Warning Maori language could be lost

Harold Schiffman hfsclpp at GMAIL.COM
Sun Jan 3 22:25:17 UTC 2010

Forwarded From:  edling at lists.sis.utsa.edu


Warning Maori language could be lost

A linguist warns the Maori language could be lost unless teaching
resources are concentrated on those who speak it best.

Dr Winifred Bauer of Victoria University says a language only
flourishes when 80% of a community speaks it fluently.

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