Endangered languages: does the size matter?

Apr 22, 2011 by

In the latest posting, I discussed the issue of endangered languages. One interesting question to ask in this connection is whether the size of a given language (i.e., how many people speak it) matters as far as the level of danger...

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Falkland Islands English

Dec 6, 2010 by

Discussions of English as a global language often focus on English in large native-speaker countries like the U.S., Canada, Australia etc. and on places where English is spoken non-natively, like India, eastern Africa and Southeast...

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