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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: Portuguese, VYAKARAN, Sardinian

Author: Kasia Lavigne

FYI Body: Washington area language school seeks experienced instructors of
Continental Portuguese. For further information call 703.247.0710.

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information about subscription.

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(Substitute your real name for first_name last_name)
Tej Bhatia

Tej K. Bhatia
Professor of Linguistics
Chancellor's Exceptional Academic Exellence Professor
312 HBC, Syracuse University
Syracuse, New York 13244-1160
email: tkbhatia@mailbox.syr.edu
Tel: 315-443-5374 (off.)
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The University of Amsterdam in collaboration with
the Municipality of Scano Montiferro, Sardinia
GAL Montiferru
the Sardinian Language Group, and
Studio Taalwetenschap Helsloot Verrips, Amsterdam

has organized in Sardinia (Italy) a:

Corso di Linguistica Sarda

The summer course lasts two weeks and starts on either July 19 or
August 2, 1999. It takes place in Scano Montiferro, a small mountain
village close to the seashore.


Introduction to General Linguistics
Dr. Roberto Bolognesi, University of Amsterdam

Introduction to Sardinian Phonology
Dr. Roberto Bolognesi, University of Amsterdam

Intoduction to Sardinian Syntax
Dr. Guido Mensching, University of Cologne

Intoduction to Sardinian Morphology
Dr. Lucia Molinu, University of Grenoble

Sardinian Didactics
Prof. Andrea Deplano, Sardinia
Prof. Nello Bruno, Istituto Bellieni, Sardinia

All courses will be in Italian.

Registration Fee
Lit. 300.000 or Lit. 200.000 for students

Registration Form
Titolo di Studio

To be send to: GAL Montiferru,
Via Vittorio Emanuele 59
09073 Cuglieri (Or)

- Vaglia Postale, GAL Montiferru,
Via Vittorio Emanuele 59
09073 Cuglieri (Or)

- Bonifico Bancario, Gal Montiferru
C/c 21315/1
c/o Banco di Sardegna di Santu Lussurgiu
ABI 01015 CAB 85610

You can reserve accomodation through GAL Montiferru, Via Vittorio Emanuele
59, Cuglieri.
Tel. +39 0785 39275/39638 or +39 070 340237

For further information please contact one of the following persons:
Tore Polo (director of GAL Montiferru, local organiser):
Roberto Bolognesi (University of Amsterdam): roberto.bolognesi@hum.uva.nl
Karijn Helsloot (Studio Taalwetenschap Helsloot Verrips):

Course descriptions can be found on:

Studio Taalwetenschap Helsloot Verrips
Kazernestraat 29
1018 CC Amsterdam
tel 0031-(0)20-6390115

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