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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: New Single Honours Linguistics BA at Brighton

Author: Tim Wharton

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics

FYI Body: The University of Brighton is pleased to announce a new single honours degree in Linguistics, which will complement our existing joint honours programmes. The degree will run from September 2013.

If you're interested, kindly contact j dot timotijevic at brighton dot ac dot uk. Alternatively, join our Brighton Linguistics group on Facebook. The group is monitored by student ambassadors and staff and we will get back to you asap.

We look forward to hearing from you.

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