Every two weeks in the world dies of one language

On average, every two weeks a language dies in the world. Scientists specializing project "Strong Voices", explain that with the death of each language, we lose some disk imaging on what the human mind is capable of. Language is largely defines culture, our method of communication and preservation of information.
Throughout human history in the language of the ruling groups to expand their influence, whereas the smallest extinct languages. This was facilitated as the official language policy of the empire, and the highest prestige mainstream languages.
By Dr. David Harrison linguistics, more than half the world’s languages have no written language, and therefore may be gone, leaving on for himself or any other texts of information. Together with a group of other researchers, Harrison writes conversations with native speakers under threat of extinction and is the basic dictionaries of these languages.
New research posted yesterday, showed that in 5 regions of the world languages are dying especially rapidly: in northern Australia, the central regions of South America, on the north Pacific coast of North America, eastern Siberia and the south-west United States.
Gregory Anderson, director of the Institute of South American languages under threat of extinction, said that in Australia, the researchers were able to record the last 3 speakers can ke, the last 3 speakers and native speakers yavuru amurdag, which has been missing.
In the Amazon Basin small nation enjoys in the feces daily life Spanish or Quechua language, but all this has a secret language in the main titles for the conservation of pharmaceutical plants, many to This time were are unknown to science. "How and why this language has survived for over 400 years, when she had read so not enough people still lurking," — says Dr. Harrison.
According to the South American researchers, more than 80 percent of the world’s population at the moment they say 83 major languages. Most of the other languages is dying at a rate greater than the rare species of birds, animals, fish and plants.

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