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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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Writing Course for Summer 2008

Date Submitted: 25-Jan-2008
From: Simon Mark Harrison
Subject: Writing Course for Summer 2008
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Institution/Organization: Université de Bordeaux 3

Notice: Could anyone suggest a solid academic/scientific writing course for this summer? I would ideally like a one-week course based somewhere in Europe, and as a native speaker of English I am not looking for an introductory course to written language. My main requirement is instruction for PhD and article writing.