Yabong

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A language of Papua New Guinea

Population

1,500 (2000 census).

Location

Madang Province.

Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Typology

SOV; articles, adjectives, numerals after noun heads; verb affixes mark number of subject

Language Use

Tok Pisin [tpi] is used with outsiders. Also use Tok Pisin [tpi].

Writing
Latin script, used since 2006.
Other Comments

Tok Pisin [tpi] is used with outsiders.