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SIL Electronic Survey Reports 2002-038

A rapid appraisal survey of Jimi, a language of Cameroon (Mayo-Tsanaga division, far north province)

Author  Brye, Edward
Abstract 

This report describes a sociolinguistic survey (Rapid Appraisal) of the Jimi language conducted Februrary 11-12, 2000 in the Bourrah subdivision of the Mayo-Tsanaga division of the Far North Province of Cameroon. The purpose of the study was to assess the desirability and value of developing a written form for the Jimi language.

Addendum: List of words not available at time of publishing this report. (22 Mar. 2005)

  A rapid appraisal survey of Jimi, a language of Cameroon (Mayo-Tsanaga division, far north province)
Published  2002
Languages  Gude [gde]
Jimi [jim]
Country  Cameroon
Subjects  Language surveys
Sociolinguistics
Keywords  Language surveys; Sociolinguistics
Related report  Jimjimen, Gude, Tsuvan, and Sharwa wordlists.