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Published by Oxford University Press in Nairobi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Kenya -- Languages,
  • Africa, Eastern -- Languages

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by W. H. Whiteley.
    ContributionsWhiteley, Wilfred Howell., Survey of Language Use and Language Teaching in Eastern Africa.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPL8021.K4 W5
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 589 p. :
    Number of Pages589
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20953826M

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      Language use and creative writing go hand in hand. In the process of exploring language, we also engage in the study of literature. An engagement with literature is, indeed, a continuing process of improving our capacity to use language and refining our sensibility to good language use. In Kenya, there are clearly discernible patterns of creative writing which may be linked to language by: 2. The Book of Common Prayer in Swahili Swahili is one of the most widely spoken languages in Africa. Although it is spoken as a first language by only about 2 million people (estimates vary widely), mostly along the coast of Kenya and Tanzania, it is a second language for the great majority of .

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Kenya's ethnic languages are spoken mostly in rural settings and in homes where all members belong to the same ethnic group. The most dominant of the indigenous languages are Kikuyu, Dholuo and Luhya. Kikuyu is the language of the Kikuyu people, Kenya's largest ethnic group. It is closely related to the Embu, Mbeere, and Meru languages spoken by neighboring communities in the Mount Kenya region.

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Get this from a library. Language in Kenya. [Wilfred Howell Whiteley; Survey of Language Use and Language Teaching in Eastern Africa.] -- This second volume in the series is the result of research by an interdisciplinary team of international scholars, all with a particular interest in Kenya.

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Language in Kenya Volume 2 of Ford Foundation language surveys: Author: Survey of Language Use and Language Teaching in Eastern Africa: Editor: Wilfred Howell Whiteley: Publisher: Oxford University Press, Original from: the University of Michigan: Digitized: May.

Books shelved as kenya: A Grain of Wheat by Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o, Circling the Sun by Paula McLain, Out of Africa by Isak Dinesen, Unbowed by Wangari Maatha. We already have the Ethnologue for lists; Wikipedia's Languages of Kenya should rather be a compendium of encyclopedic information about the languages of Kenya.

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— mark19 March (UTC). Education and reading are highly valued in Kenya, and the libraries are well-used. These libraries need a reliable supply of up-to-date, relevant books to continue to attract regular and new readers. As English is an official language in Kenya, as well as the medium of instruction in schools, the books we send are especially useful.

Ethnologue lists 68 languages for Kenya. Current language policy National language policy mandates use of the language of the catchment area as the medium of instruction in Grades 1 to 3 (Nyatuka, ); in practice, however, English is used extensively as the medium of instruction even in Grade 1 classrooms (Trudell and Piper, ;File Size: KB.

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