Arosi

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A language of Solomon Islands

Population

6,750 (1999 SIL).

Location

Northwest Makira island.

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Language Status

5 (Developing).

Dialects

Arosi, Wango. Many dialects.

Typology

SVO.

Language Use

All ages. Also use English [eng].

Language Development
Literacy rate in L1: 30%–60%. Literacy rate in L2: 25%–50%. Active literacy program. Dictionary. Grammar. NT: 2005.
Writing

Latin script [Latn].