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Igbo (not Ibo) is a language spoken in Nigeria by the Igbo people (Ndi Igbo). It is written in the Roman script and is a tonal language like Yoruba and Chinese, with two distinctive tones; high and low.

Reading and writing Igbo is not very widespread and not much Igbo literature exists. Igbo is mainly a spoken and colloquial language today, The first book in Igbo, Isoama-Igbo a primer, was produced in 1857 by Samuel Ajayi Crowther.

There are numerous Igbo dialects, some of which are not mutually intelligible. The many dialects have not helped the desired emergence of a single spoken or written Igbo.
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O bu gini ka e jiri mara gi?  ..Submitted By Nneoma November 27 ,2008
 
oru oyibo  .. Submitted By chi2 December 02 ,2008
 
akuko  ..Submitted By chi2 December 01 ,2008
 
Nnenna  .. Submitted By Nneoma November 13 ,2008
 
Mma  ..Submitted By Nneoma December 09 ,2008



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