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Old 06-25-2012, 09:14 AM
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What are the differences between the dialects? Which Dialect is most spoken? If one knows the North Slope dialect, how well could they communicate with someone from Kotzebue?
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Old 06-25-2012, 11:03 AM
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This might give you an idea of what you want to know. Good luck.

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Old 06-25-2012, 11:11 AM
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My husband said that the Director of Inupiaq Language Education for NSBSD told him that she went to Greenland was able to communicate with the people there. There were differences, but still able to communicate. I am pretty sure that people from Barrow are able to communicate with people from Kotz.
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Old 06-26-2012, 10:06 AM
Location: Anchorage, Alaska
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Here's some info for you:

There are four main dialect divisions and these can be organized within two larger dialect collections:[3]

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