Toura

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A language of Papua New Guinea

Alternate Names
Doura
Population

1,800 (2007 SIL).

Location

Central Province, Galley Reach area.

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Language Status

5 (Developing).

Dialects

Lexical similarity: 57% with Lala [nrz], 54% with Motu [meu].

Language Use

All ages. Positive attitudes. Youth also use Tok Pisin [tpi] or English [eng]. Some also use Abadi [kbt].

Language Development
Used in primary schools the first 3 years.
Writing
Latin script.