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Talk the Talk: West African Pidgin English

Tuesday 29th August / presented by Kylie Sturgess Daniel Midgley Ben Ainslie

We're listening to West African Pidgin English.

Millions of people speak it, but now it's getting a big boost from the BBC World Service. What's this language like? And will it change, now that it's hit the world stage?

Daniel, Ben, and Kylie talk it over on this episode of Talk the Talk.

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