This series contains material from Atjeh, Sumatra. It includes grammatical notes, vocabulary, phrase and sentence lists in Atjeh and English, as well as contrasting words from Atjeh, Gayo, and neighbouring languages.
Atjeh, or Aceh, is governed as a special territory of Indonesia and is located in the north of the island of Sumatra. The territory covers an area f approximately 57,365km2 and its capital is Banda Aceh. In 2004 Aceh was the closest land point to a massive Indian Ocean earthquake that triggered a tsunami, which killed thousands of people, left many more homeless, and devastated the western coast of the region.
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