Language of the Day for 28 July 2020


Ese [mcq]

A language of
Papua New Guinea
Population Full
10,000 (2000 SIL). 4,000 monolinguals.
5 (Developing).
Language Use
Vigorous. All domains. Used by all. Positive attitudes. Also use English [eng], Hiri Motu [hmo], Tok Pisin [tpi].
Language Development
Literacy rate in L1: 50%. Literacy rate in L2: 50%. Taught in primary schools. Newspapers. Radio. Dictionary. NT: 1975–1999.