The Indigenous Languages of South America

The Indigenous Languages of South America

The Indigenous Languages of South America When people are asked “which mother-tongue languages are spoken in South America?” the answer almost invariably is “Spanish, Portuguese and perhaps some other minorities including English, French, German, Japanese, Chinese...

Is Latin a Dead Language?

Is Latin a dead language? At first, the question may appear absurd. No population alive today speaks Latin as its mother tongue, so the answer seems self-evident. Yet in reality, the position is more complex than that. Dead Versus Extinct It’s important to grasp at...