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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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ekwensu  ..Submitted By chi2 November 28 ,2008
 
Nari  ..Submitted By Nneoma November 03 ,2008
 
obi  .. Submitted By chi2 December 11 ,2008
 
Puku  .. Submitted By chi2 December 12 ,2008
 
ihe oriri  .. Submitted By chi2 November 13 ,2008



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