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SIL Electronic Survey Reports 2002-040

Sociolinguistic survey of the Pongu people

Authors  Dettweiler, Sonia
Dettweiler, Stephen
Abstract 

The purpose of this survey was to gain an overview of the sociolinguistic situation in order to tentatively evaluate the need for a written form and literature for the Pongu language. It was also to assess the dialects about which little has previously been known. The report includes Pongu wordlists from three villages.

  Sociolinguistic survey of the Pongu people
Published  2002
Language  Pongu [png]
Country  Nigeria
Subjects  Language surveys
Sociolinguistics
Keywords  Language surveys; Sociolinguistics