Language of the Day for 22 July 2021

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Malo [mla]

A language of
Vanuatu
Population Full
4,000 (Lynch and Crowley 2001), increasing.
Status
5 (Developing).
Language Use
Southern dialect used only by a few elderly people. Home, gardens, market. Used by all.
Language Development
Literacy rate in L1: Low. Dictionary. Grammar. Texts. NT: 1954.