Language of the Day for 30 June 2020

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Hozo [hoz]

A language of
Ethiopia
Population Full
6,000 (Küspert 2015).
Status
7 (Shifting).
Language Use
Outside of the home, the use of West Central Oromo [gaz] is increasing. Government encourages assimilation to Oromo. Home. Adults only. Also use Amharic [amh], Standard Arabic [arb], West Central Oromo [gaz].
Language Development
Literacy rate in L2: 5%.