A language of Poland
ISO 639-3: epo
||No estimate available.
||About 115 countries, most widely in central and eastern Europe; east Asia: China and other countries; areas of South America; southwest Asia.
||La Lingvo Internacia, Eo
||2,000,000 L2 speakers (Wiesenfeld 1999). All ages.
||Developed 1872–1885 by L. L. Zamenhof of Warsaw, Poland, for intercommunication by L1 speakers of other languages. SVO, OVS; prepositions; genitives, relatives after noun heads; articles, adjectives, numerals before noun heads; question word initial; accusative ‘-n’; affixes mark tense; passive with ‘esti’ + passive participle; causative ‘-ig’; comparative word; nontonal.