The 3rd International Linguistics Olympiad
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The 3rd International Linguistics Olympiad was held in
Leiden, Netherlands from August 8 to August 12,
13 teams from 9 countries participated, with Finland and Romania sending participants for the first time.
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Participants competed to solve problems on diverse languages including Tzotzil, Lango, Mansi, Yoruba, Lithuanian, and Figuig.
The jury awarded 6 medals (1 gold, 1 silver, and 4 bronze), as well as 9 honorable mentions, 3 team contest trophies, and 8 best solution prizes