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Durita Dahl Djurhuus: I was scolded for talking Faroese to another girl at nursery and told to speak in Danish Photograph: Durita Dahl Djurhuus

Three European languages that you didn’t know existed

What makes linguistic diversity special? Speakers of vulnerable and endangered languages share their stories Globalisation and cultural homogenisation mean that many of the world’s languages are in danger of vanishing. UNESCO has identified 150 European languages which it considers are either vulnerable or endangered. We talk to speakers of these lesser-known languages – from Faroese to Pite […]

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