indigenous languages

'I’m writing this in English because it seems this is the language of preference at SA Rugby these days.'
Le nyanga ke xa siyigqiba kufuneka sikhumbule ukuthetha iilwimi zethu zesiNtu, kwaye sizingce ngoko.
When someone from England says to me "why are you studying Cornish? It's a 'dead' language", I can reply that if they consider themselves to be a Briton then in fact I'm learning and helping to preserve the language of their ancestors too.