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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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Pronunciation in Second Language Learning and Teaching

Recent Call for Papers
Call Deadline: 10-May-2009

Deadline Extension:

The date for abstracts for the inaugural Pronunciation in Second Language Learning and Teaching Conference (Sept. 17-19) has been extended to May 10,

Notification of acceptance will still be made by May 15, 2009.

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Link to the 1st call