The 35 native languages would be dialects.In Papua New Guinea there are 850 native dialects, theofficial languages are English, Tok Pisen and Motu (Papuan side).I worked for 6 years in the then Territory of PNG in the 1960's beforethe country gained independence.For the interested Texan, "DJ", I am now retired.And I have been also to the state of Texas, USA.Colin (Brisbane.Australia)
Gosh that is a lot and espect not all is known to everyone in that country.
the same as my Vojvodina, we have about 20 or so... because many different nations mix here and live together peacefully
I learnt a lot with your blog. Really interesting!Kisses:)
How cool is that? :)
Wow! That's quite a few.
Wow, that would get hard on the head
WHO KNEW!!! That is crazy!
That is a lot, crazy
How confusing. But all those languages can't be official?
They are NOT - they are native dialects!Colin
I don't know much about Bolivia, but there are quite a few people moving to and fro Brazil in this area. The young kids pick up Portugese. It's neat to hear them chat with each other.
In Ukraine we have only one - Ukrainian, my the biggest part of people speak Russian (but not me, although I can and do it sometimes).http://anna-alina.blogspot.com/