Category Archives: English in Papua New Guinea

Women find new voice in English

“I’m learning a lot at college, and, being a girl, I understand how it is for girls at school,” says Helen, a student at St Benedict’s Teacher Training College in Papua New Guinea’s East Sepik province.┬áThe Guardian, June 22, 2000. … Continue reading

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Tok Pisin

An article about the English pidgin that is a lingua franca for the whole of Papua New Guinea. It looks at the history of Tok Pisin, its current use and attitudes to it, and its vocabulary, sounds and grammar. Read … Continue reading

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