This preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.
Unformatted text preview: which means it does not have any known relatives 5. Wakashan has two branches the northern which contains 3 languages and the southern which has 2 languages. The languages are Haisla with 25 speakers, Heiltsuk with 300 speakers, Kwakiutl with 235 speakers, Makah with no speakers and Nootka with 200 speakers 6. Four languages with OSV word order are Kemak which is spoken in Timor Island, Nadeb which is spoken in Brazil, Xavante which is spoken in Brazil, Yahup which is spoken in Brazil. Two languages that have OVS word order are Pemon which is spoken in Venezuela and Hixkayana which is spoken in Brazil....
View Full Document
- Spring '08