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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: Joseph  E. Emonds
Institution: Kobe Shoin Institute for Linguistic Science
State and/or Country: ----------------   
Selected Publications:
Announced on LINGUIST :  The Syntax of Local Processes
 Lexicon and Grammar: The English Syntacticon
 Discovering Syntax
Dissertation Director * of: The Lexical Interface: Closed class items in South Slavic and English
(Andrew Caink, Author)
Dissertation Director * of: In Search of Syntactic Symmetry: On the parallels between clausal and nominal hierarchical structure
(Denise Douglas-Brown, Author)

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