Language of the Day for 19 November 2020


Adi, Galo [adl]

A language of
Population Full
29,200 (2011 census). A few older adult monolinguals.
5 (Developing).
Language Use
Home, community. Used by all. Most also use Assamese [asm]. Most also use Hindi [hin], especially with the military. Also use English [eng], especially the educated and the young.
Language Development
Literacy rate in L2: 60%. More men can read than women but more girls and women are learning. Radio. Dictionary. Grammar. NT: 2008.