Community & Remembrance

Term 3

The Importance Of Country & Place

Languge is extreamly Important to the Aboriginal people. Languges carry curtral knowledge, so the loss of a languge means the loss of curlture, of Aboriginal people's connection to their ancestors.

''The important thing about languge and what it means it is languge contains the essene of our ancertors, every word comes from place and identtifes people and links to the land, country, `the dreaming: they are all inherent in languge, therefore it means the people, the land, everything. ''Yolungu Elder Laurie Baymarrwangga.

Explain the importance of languge to the Aboriginal people in your own words

If we took the Aboriginal language they would feel like a nobody with no colour in your life

so it is very inportant to them.

Explain the importance of languge to the Aboriginal people in your own words.

If we had to speek to the Aboriginal people in there languge it would be dificult because we arnt part of there curlture.