Featured Linguist!

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

Donate Now | Visit the Fund Drive Homepage

Amount Raised:


Still Needed:


Can anyone overtake Syntax in the Subfield Challenge ?

Grad School Challenge Leader: University of Washington

Publishing Partner: Cambridge University Press CUP Extra Publisher Login

Immediate housing needed in Paris

Date Submitted: 17-Feb-2004
From: Cecile Pereira
Subject: Immediate housing needed in Paris
Contact Email: click here to access email

Notice: Frenchwoman (Doctor of Linguistics, forties, recently returned to France after 20 years working in Australia) is looking for accommodation in the Paris area. Would be interested to hear of:
* studio or small appartment to rent (medium/long term),
* shorter term rent (with care of appartment, plants, cats etc.) during absence of owner,
* a house/appartment share.