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New and improved pages on Omniglot.
- New article: Best way to learn a foreign language? Not the usual way
- New constructed script: Cempaka
- New article: About Vietnamese
- New adapted script: Old Norse Cyrillic alphabet
- New constructed script: LLL for Japanese
- New constructed script: Kummalli
- New language: Sankethi
- New article: Four Skills You Pick Up Through Interpretation
- New phrases page: Kiribati
- New language: Tiwi
- New phrases page: Yolngu
- New language: Jicarilla
- New language: Tikopia
- New constructed script: Westonian
- New Tower of Babel translation: Batak Karo
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