Today we hear a lot about the most spoken languages, which one is worth learning, which one is spreading faster but we rarely think of those that are going extinct as we speak.
Did you know that there are over 6,000 languages and 96% of that is spoken by only 3% (!) of the world’s population? So it is not hard to imagine that more and more languages each day have fewer and fewer speakers. So what can we do? Should we let these languages go extinct as a natural part of the linguistic evolution or should we take measures to preserve them?
Learn more about this process, its effects and the linguistic isolation of the modern world in this interesting article.
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