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SIL Electronic Survey Reports 2004-002

A report on Xokleng language maintenance

Authors  Anonby, Sandy
Anonby, Stan
Abstract 

A survey was conducted in the Xokleng reserve in the state of Santa Catarina in Brazil, where we observed language use among the Xokleng to determine the likelihood of the maintenance of the Xokleng language. Language development work with the Xokleng was being considered. Our methods included observation and questions.

  A report on Xokleng language maintenance
Published  2004
Language  Xokleng [xok]
Country  Brazil
Subjects  Language maintenance
Language surveys
Sociolinguistics
Keywords  Language surveys; Language maintenance