Jost Gippert: Our Featured Linguist!
"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
FYI: Meet De Gruyter Mouton at AAAL
Emily Farrell, Jennifer Carlson, and Alexandra Mnadzak are looking
forward to meet with you at the AAAL conference in Boston.
Please visit the De Gruyter Mouton booth to talk about your latest projects
in Applied Linguistics - and to secure a 20% conference discount on our