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"Buenos dias", "buenas noches" -- this was the first words in a foreign language I heard in my life, as a three-year old boy growing up in developing post-war Western Germany, where the first gastarbeiters had arrived from Spain. Fascinated by the strange sounds, I tried to get to know some more languages, the only opportunity being TV courses of English and French -- there was no foreign language education for pre-teen school children in Germany yet in those days. Read more

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FYI: Comp Ling/Invitation to bid for COLING 2004

Author: Yorick Wilks

FYI Body: COLING2000 will be held at Saarbruecken in 2000 (http://www.coling.dfki.de )
from 31 July to August 4. At that meeting the International Committee
on Computational Linguistics (ICCL) will consider bids to hos
COLING2004 after COLING2002 in Taipei. Normally, COLING2004 would be
in the Americas, but no site or area is excluded from bidding.

Hints on preparing a bid can be found under the last two links on:

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