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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

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FYI: CALICO Journal Audio Podcast

Author: Bryan Smith

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics

FYI Body: Announcing CALICO Journal Audio -- the audio podcast of the CALICO
Journal. Now you can hear the latest CALICO Journal articles anytime
and anywhere! Please click on the link below or find us on iTunes.
Please note that the audio version is limited in that it does not contain
tables, figures, appendices, footnotes or references. These are
available in the full text of the article at www.calico.org.


CALICO, the Computer-Assisted Language Instruction Consortium, is
an international organization dedicated to research and development
in the use of computer technology in language learning: computer-
assisted language learning (CALL).

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