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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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Date Submitted: 28-Aug-2006
From: Kendall Zoller
Subject: Looking for a Linguist
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Notice: Hello

I am a graduate student working on my dissertation on nonverbal patterns of teachers from 5 countries; Japan, Netherlands, Czech Republic, Australia and the US.

One linguist I am finding to be very useful is Fernando Poyatos. I have been searching for his contact information with little luck. Is there any way you can provide some contact information so I can speak with him about my research?

Thank you
Kendall Zoller