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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: Maral  Bekenovna Nurtazina (IPA: Maral)
Institution: University of Wisconsin Madison
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State and/or Country: WI
Linguistic Field(s): Psycholinguistics
Subject Language(s): English
Language Family(ies): English
Selected Publications: Cross-Cultural Communication:Examples from Kazakh. Russian, and American English - Astana, Kazakhstan, 2006.
Business English: The Method of Education, St-Petersburg< Russia, 2006.
Courses Taught: Cross-Cultural Communication, Morphology, Syntx, Sematics of Russian Verb, Sociolinguistics

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