Do you think we'll see more "dead languages" in the future?

Do you think we'll see more "dead languages" in the future?

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Many people consider latin a "dead language"


Many other ancient languages can be seen as dead (or evolving into something else) from the "ancient times"


Do you think in the modern day and age we can see more languages becoming "dead"?


Maybe not in the next 100 years but in the next 500 maybe? Especially seeing as English is used more and more....who knows...

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I'm reading the Malazan Book of the Fallen.

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I think so. Even in my country, there are dialects that are at risk of "disappearing" because no one really uses it anymore.

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This is a reality ever since there is evolution. Some languages are already endangered and some were already forgotten. 

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I've read one time on Facebook that our dialect here in my province is dying. Many parents do not teach their children how to speak our dialect.

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Yes I think. But I hope they will saved for cultural preservation.

Charlyn Amoin

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Probably many, but I think most willat leastbe more documented than past dead languages , thanks to the internet etc

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leosmith wrote:
World’s Languages Dying Off Rapidly

Ooof :(

Thanks for sharint his

Charlyn wrote:
Yes I think. But I hope they will saved for cultural preservation.
Jade.Xuereb wrote:
Probably many, but I think most willat leastbe more documented than past dead languages , thanks to the internet etc

Yeah, at least they'll stay in history forever for people into "past langauges" or at least as a "fun trivia" in the future :/


I guess this is part of the evolution of humanity, languages dying and the world using more universal languages

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ikaymoreno wrote:
I think so. Even in my country, there are dialects that are at risk of "disappearing" because no one really uses it anymore.



Is this true? Can you name few?

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Michelle.Batan wrote:
ikaymoreno wrote:
I think so. Even in my country, there are dialects that are at risk of "disappearing" because no one really uses it anymore.


Is this true? Can you name few?


Here you go. :)


https://www.philstar.com/opinion/2018/01/29/1782295/kapampangan-dying-language-serious-threat-culture-and-identity

https://www.researchgate.net/publication/248078736_Thirty_endangered_languages_in_the_Philippinesv


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ikaymoreno wrote:

Michelle.Batan wrote:

ikaymoreno wrote:

I think so. Even in my country, there are dialects that are at risk of "disappearing" because no one really uses it anymore.

Is this true? Can you name few?

Here you go. :)

https://www.philstar.com/opinion/2018/01/29/1782295/kapampangan-dying-language-serious-threat-culture-and-identity

https://www.researchgate.net/publication/248078736_Thirty_endangered_languages_in_the_Philippinesv


Oh no, I'm a little guilty of this. I speak fluent Pangasinan, but don't want to teach my son at the moment. Well, the good news is he understands the language and even tries to speak it just by hearing us talk to each other in Pangasinan. :)

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My dad's Ilocano but he also never tried teaching us. I know a couple of words but not even enough to ask for directions or to buy stuff at the market.

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ikaymoreno wrote:
Michelle.Batan wrote:
ikaymoreno wrote:
I think so. Even in my country, there are dialects that are at risk of "disappearing" because no one really uses it anymore.


Is this true? Can you name few?

Here you go. :)
https://www.philstar.com/opinion/2018/01/29/1782295/kapampangan-dying-language-serious-threat-culture-and-identity
https://www.researchgate.net/publication/248078736_Thirty_endangered_languages_in_the_Philippinesv



oh i see.. thank you Ikay :)

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No prob. :)

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