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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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Notice: Wieslaw Oleksy (ed). 2002. Language Function, Structure, and Change. Frankfurt am Mein, Berlin, Bern, Bruxelles, New York, Oxford, Wien: Peter Lang.

The volume brings together sixteen contributions on cognitive and contrastive linguistics, semantics and pragmatics, historical linguistics, and language teaching and translation studies.

ISBN: 3-631-39587-6
US ISBN: 0-8204-5993-3