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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: Kizzi  Edensor (IPA: kɪziː iːdənsɔː)
Institution: Université de Provence
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State and/or Country: France   
Linguistic Field(s): Phonology
Sociolinguistics
Language Acquisition
Specialty: regional accents/dialectology/language acquisition
Subject Language(s): English
Selected Publications: oral communication at Methods (Leeds) 2008: 'Describing accents: A study of South Yorkshire from 1969 - 2001'
oral communication at PAC phonologie d'anglais contemporain, Toulouse 2008 'Accent,Grammar and dialectal expressions in South Yorkshire'.
oral communication to be presented at EPIP : english and french identification and comprehension of british regional varieties
Courses Taught: English phonetics and intonation



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