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  • Apr 30, 2011
  • 02:35 PM

Lapsing languages offer different view of world

Jack Knox / Times Colonist
The 84-year-old has little opportunity to use that language anymore, though. He is, in fact, the very last person on Earth to speak Nuchatlaht. Nuchatlaht. I wrote about Alban a few years ago, when he personified the race to save -or at least record -the quickly vanishing native languages of Vancouver Island.

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