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Published on Mar 13, 2017
Ilona Rayan, now a Long Islander, was born in Papua New Guinea, one of the world's most linguistically diverse places. She and her mother are the only two speakers of Tawala in New York. Here speaking PNG's national language, the English-based creole Tok Pisin, she describes the language situation in the country and in her very multilingual family.