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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: Svenja  Adolphs
Institution: University of Nottingham
Selected Publications:
Announced on LINGUIST :  Introducing Electronic Text Analysis
 Corpus and Context
 Introducing Pragmatics in Use
 Spoken Corpus Linguistics
Reviewed on LINGUIST :  Corpus and Context
 Introducing Pragmatics in Use
Dissertation Director * of: Interlanguage Pragmatic Development of German Learners of English: A longitudinal multimedia investigation
(Gila Schauer, Author)
Dissertation Director * of: Register Awareness and English Language Learning: The case of multi-word discourse markers
(Li-E Liu, Author)
Dissertation Director * of: The Prosody of Formulaic Language
(Phoebe Lin, Author)

* This information has been submitted by the dissertation author.



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