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August 2016 update

Another 75 items have been added to the Virtual Library, bringing the total number of items to over 500, representing over 150 languages ... read more

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RESULTS: 2 ITEMS FOR LANGUAGE Dhurga

Dhurga [dhu]
Source: New South Wales Government
See Learning from each school’s experience for case studies from Broulee, Brewarrina, Forbes North, Hillston, Lightning Ridge, St Joseph’s, Bourke, Bowraville, Dubbo, Lower Darling, Menindee, Parkes and Vincentia; many include students and teachers speaking or singing in language. [Classified under Dhurga althoug hthis is just one of many language represented]
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Source: Jonathan Hill
Essay in which the author describes the complex issues involved in teaching "a dead language". He advocates that every Australian student should learn an Aboriginal language.
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