Archive of Endangered Languages
Wednesday, October 12, 2011 at 12:41AM
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An estimated 60% to 80% of the languages in the world at present are in danger of becoming extinct. Yaron Matras' recently launched Archive of Endangered and Smaller Languages site presents samples from an archive of recordings compiled since 1984, including Jewish Neo-Aramaic, Yiddish, Ladino and Judeo-German. Further information.

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