The Language of Colombia

Colombia is a Latin country that exists between Central and South America. Spain colonized the country in 1499, but Colombia was able to retrieve itself in 1819. It is said that 99.2% percent of Colombians speak spanish, and an estimated 850,000 people speak native languages. There are 71 languages spoken in the country, with 65 of them being indigenous. According to Wikipedia, the ten isolated languages are: Andoque, Awa-cuaiquer, Cofan, Guambiano, Kamentsa, Paez, Ticuna, Tinigua, Yagua, Yaruro.

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