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LINGUIST List 22.1679

Thu Apr 14 2011

I: Owe This Wonderful Opportunity to You

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Message 1: An Opportunity Broaden Our Knowledge and Give Something Back
Date: 14-Apr-2011
From: linguist <linguistlinguistlist.org>
Subject: An Opportunity Broaden Our Knowledge and Give Something Back
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Dear LINGUIST List Subscribers,

My name is Erica Wicks, and I have been a student editor at
The LINGUIST List since July of 2009. In the past two years,
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Erica Wicks



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