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Learn Manx

Lär dig manx med uTalk. Det är ett keltiskt språk som funnits i generationer och det finns många mutationer: de första och sista bokstäverna av ett ord kan förändras beroende på ordet som kommer före det. Genom att följa våra ljud och visuella spel röster av modersmålstalare kan du snabbt tala det och öka ditt självförtroende.

Learn Manx with uTalk
Planet Earth

Where Is It Spoken?

Isle of Man

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Number Of Speakers

1,800

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Language Family

Celtic

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Fun facts about Manx

There is one school on the Isle of Man, the Bunscoill Ghaelgagh, where all lessons are taught in Manx.

The language was declared extinct by UNESCO in 2009, which prompted Manx schoolchildren to write in Manx to UNESCO, asking what language they were speaking if Manx was extinct. The classification was subsequently changed to 'critically endangered'.

The last native speaker, Ned Maddrell, died in 1974.

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