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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: MLA 2015: New Approaches to Vernacular Languages in the US

Location: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Start Date: 08-Jan-2015 - 11-Jan-2015
Contact: Terrence Potter
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Meeting URL: http://www.mla.org/cfp_detail_6551
Meeting Description: Modern Language Association 2015 Convention, General Linguistics Discussion

Presenters must be members of the MLA. The General Linguistics Discussion
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Linguistic Subfield: General Linguistics; Sociolinguistics
LL Issue: 25.424

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