Does Belau belong to Micronesia Melanesia or Polynesia?
It belongs to Micronesia. Melanesia and Polynesia are not nearby, and the people speak Micronesian languages. ...
Asked in Australia, New Guinea
Was papua new guinea part of the melanesia?
Melanesia is not a country, but instead a "culture area." Culture area is a term used by anthropologists to refer to a geographical region where people share many of the same traits.Papua new Guinea is part of the Melanesia. ...
Why do many people in melanesia speak a pidgin language?
People in Melanesia speak the pidgin language because Melanesia includes many islands with people that speak different languages, so some people combine the languages to make the pidgin language. ...
Asked in Oceania
What are the groups other than melanesia in Oceania?
The main groups are Polynesia, Melanesia and Micronesia. A 19th century map showing the locations of each is at the related link. ...