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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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Name: Sabine  Iatridou
Institution: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
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Homepage: http://mit.edu/linguistics/www/iatridou.home.html
State and/or Country: MA
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Linguistic Field(s): Semantics
Syntax
Dissertation Director * of: The Semantics of the Future
(Bridget Copley, Author)
Dissertation Director * of: Complementation in Chol (Mayan): A Theory of split ergativity
(Jessica Coon, Author)
Dissertation Director * of: The Syntax of Givenness
(Ivona Kucerova, Author)

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