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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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Full Title: Linguistic Communication

Short Title: LingCom
Location: Yakutsk, Russia
Start Date: 14-May-2014 - 15-May-2014
Contact: Olga Melnichuk
Meeting Email: click here to access email
Meeting Description: The Linguistic Society of the North East is pleased to announce our international conference on linguistic communication. The conference will be held at the North-Eastern Federal University located in Yakutsk, Sakha Republic, Russian Federation. The official language of the conference is English.

There is no registration fee for the conference, thanks to the support of the North-Eastern Federal University’s Development Program. There will be an organized tour to several tourist attractions after the conference.
Linguistic Subfield: Applied Linguistics; Cognitive Science; Discourse Analysis; General Linguistics; Historical Linguistics; Translation
LL Issue: 25.147

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