From: Jeroen Ruigrok van der Werven (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Tue Oct 30 2007 - 02:59:57 CST
-On [20071029 02:19], Michael Maxwell (email@example.com) wrote:
>I suspect one reason for that is that education in Surinam uses a Latin
>script, so by using more or less the same writing system for this language,
>speakers are likely to be able to pick up a book in this language and read it
>without special training.
For all I know, and I readily admit I have no idea how current schooling is,
Dutch should be the standard language for education (it still is the official
language of Surinam).
-- Jeroen Ruigrok van der Werven <asmodai(-at-)in-nomine.org> / asmodai イェルーン ラウフロック ヴァン デル ウェルヴェン http://www.in-nomine.org/ | http://www.rangaku.org/ Look, it cannot be seen - it is beyond form. Listen, it cannot be heard - it is beyond sound. Grasp, it cannot be held - it is intangible. These three are indefinable, they are one...
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