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You'll be able to study Kituba and the other language courses created by Maryland Language Science Center.

Kituba is a lingua franca (trade language) spoken in the Democratic Republic of the Congo in Central Africa. Its exact origins are unclear, but it has been influenced by Kikongo, Lingala, French, Swahili, and Portuguese.

Our Kituba course was produced in 2013 by Maryland Language Science Center. It contains 4 units, each with 3 lessons.