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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: Brian  É Ó Broin (IPA: /briɘn o brIn/)
Institution: William Paterson University
Email: click here to access email
Homepage: https://sites.google.com/site/professorbrianobroin/
State and/or Country: NJ
USA   
Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
General Linguistics
Historical Linguistics
Language Documentation
Syntax
Ling & Literature
Language Acquisition
Subject Language(s): Irish
Irish, Middle
Irish, Old
Selected Publications: see my Google web page
Courses Taught: Modern Irish
Old Irish
Syntax of Modern English
Linguistics and Grammars
Stylistics
History of the English Language
Early British Literature Survey
Composition
Chaucer



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