Featured Linguist!

Jost Gippert: Our Featured Linguist!

"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



Donate Now | Visit the Fund Drive Homepage

Amount Raised:

$34638

Still Needed:

$40362

Can anyone overtake Syntax in the Subfield Challenge ?

Grad School Challenge Leader: University of Washington


Publishing Partner: Cambridge University Press CUP Extra Publisher Login
amazon logo
More Info

Personal Directory Information


Name: Susan  L Tamasi
Institution: Emory University
Email: click here to access email
State and/or Country: GA
USA   
Linguistic Field(s): Sociolinguistics
Specialty: Language Attitudes, American English, Medical Communication
Courses Taught: History of the American Languages
Language, Mind, & Society
Sociolinguistics
Language, Gender, and Sexuality
Language and Social Interaction
Languages of the World
Intro to Linguistics
Freshman Composition
Dissertation Abstract: Cognitive Patterns of Linguistic Perceptions
Reviewer of: Sociolinguistics: Fought (2004) (LL Issue 16.2187)



Add to Linguist Directory Update your entry