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Tongan extinct musical instruments revived as Language Week ends

Four extinct Tongan musical instruments were revived during a performance organised as part of the Tongan Language week in Glen Innes, Auckland on Saturday. Professor...

Massey marks Tongan language week with music, speeches and feasting

Tongan language week was celebrated at Massey University yesterday with speeches and a lively performance by the Northcote College’s student cultural group. Celebrations have been...

Tongan legends portray Maui as a scientist, but in poetic language, say scholars

Tongan fananga or tales portrayed the demigod Mauis in poetic language as if they were real men - and they were scientists, said Professor...

Chinese Uni offers courses in Tongan language

A Bejing university will introduce courses in Tongan language according to China's Shanghai Daily. It said the Tongan languages class was among 11 language courses...