Peace Corps - Viracnon Language Packet
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This guide is designed for Viracnon (Bikol) language training of Peace Corps workers in the Philippines, and reflects daily communication needs in that context. It consists of: phrase lists for a wide range of daily activities and needs; a list of targeted core language competencies, at three proficiency levels, for those daily activities; a Viracnon-to-English glossary; a workbook with illustrated exercises for language practice and skill reinforcement; and extensive grammar notes.
PROGRAMS THAT USED THIS LANGUAGE
Philippines: 1961-1990; 1992-present
Philippines: Education, Youth Development, Coastal Resource Management.
The Bikol languages are a group of Central Philippine languages spoken mostly on the Bicol Peninsula of the island of Luzon and also parts of Catanduanes and Burias Islands and Masbate Province. There is a dialect continuum between the Visayan languages and the Bikol languages; the two together are called the Bisakol languages.
Bikol is spoken in: Philippines
Bikol has no known alternate names.