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  • Mar 08, 2012
  • 01:40 AM

Gaelic dialects 'dying out', Edinburgh academic warns

BBC News
All local dialects of Gaelic will die out except two, according to research by a University of Edinburgh academic. Dr Will Lamb suggests only the Gaelic of Lewis and South Uist will be strong enough to survive in the future. He said one of the reasons was that these dialects were dominant in Gaelic medium education.

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