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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: Debbie  Cole
Institution: University of Texas - Pan American
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State and/or Country: TX
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Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
Phonetics
Phonology
Sociolinguistics
Anthropological Linguistics
Subject Language(s): English
Indonesian
Spanish
Courses Taught: Language and Culture
Descriptive Linguistics
Language Acquisition
Fundamentals of Language Development
Accent and Attitude
Semiotics

Reviewer of: Language, Space and Power (LL Issue 18.258)
Academic Paper Abstract: Uptake (un)limited: The mediatization of register shifting in US public discourse



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