This month marks the celebration of Month of National Language or "Buwan ng Wika".
According to Malay District Supervisor, Jessie Flores, this year's Buwan ng Wika theme is "Wika Natin Ang Daang Matuwid".
This theme encourages private sectors, government agencies, especially schools to join the month's celebration in order to increase Filipino's language and civic awareness.
Flores are appealing to all the student to participate in Buwan ng Wika School activities such as essay writing contest, debate, and song composing.
Buwan ng Wika shows people that we Filipinos have our own national distinction.
He added that this coming Monday, August 12, 2013, Commission Virgilio S. Almario, a poet, literary historian and critic will visit Kalibo, Aklan for Consultation regarding the making of Akeanon Dictionary.
This Akeanon Dictionary will be comprised of Akeanon Words, its meaning, correct usage and proper pronunciation of Akeanon words.
Contributed by: Kate Panaligan