Peace Corps - Ife Language Lessons
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The Peace Corps - Ife Language Lessons material can be used both as a self-guided course or with the assistance of a qualified Ife tutor.NOTE: Some of these ebooks are quite large and may take a minute to fully load.
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This manual is competency based and contains useful expressions related to all training components such as technique, health, safety and security. This will build up
your ability to communicate in local language and will bring you closer to the community with which you will work.
This capacity will also enable you to know your community better. You will participate effectively and with increased personal satisfaction in the type of cultural
and technical exchange that Peace Corps has been advocating for since its creation. Some suggestions for succeeding in this learning process is being receptive and taking risks. Use the new language, analyze it and be methodic. Search for new words with friends, host families, and counterparts.
PROGRAMS THAT USED THIS LANGUAGE
Togo: Education, Environment, Health
Ifé is a NigerCongo language spoken by some 180,000 people in Togo and Benin. It has a lexical similarity of 87%91% with Ede Nago. Written works began to be produced in the language in the 1980s, published by the Comité Provisoire de Langue If and SIL. An Ifé French dictionary, edited by Mary Gardner and Elizabeth Graveling, was produced in 2000. Bible translation began in the language in 1994, with the New Testament being dedicated in 2009.
Ife is spoken in: Togo
Ife is also called: Ana, Ana-Ifé, Ana-Ife, Anago, Baate, Ede Ife