Language of the Day for 10 November 2013

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Koluwawa [klx]

A language of
Papua New Guinea
Population
900 (1998 SIL).
Status
5 (Developing).
Language Use
Vigorous. All domains. All ages. Positive attitudes. Also use English [eng], Dobu [dob], Bwaidoka [bwd], Iamalele [yml], Minaveha, [mvn] and Iduna [viv].
Language Development
Literacy rate in L1: 50%–80%. Literacy rate in L2: 50%–80%. Taught in primary schools. Poetry. Dictionary. Grammar. Bible portions: 2000–2010.