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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: Jaishree  Narasingaram
Institution: Sri Eshwar College of Engineering
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Homepage: http://hotmail.com
State and/or Country: TAMILNADU
Linguistic Field(s): Phonetics
Ling & Literature
Language Acquisition
Specialty: English Language Teaching, Communication skills, American Literature, Linguistics
Subject Language(s): English
Selected Publications: 1. Amitav Ghosh's The Circle of Reason- A Diasporic Study.

2. Women Education and Empowerment

3. Education and Employment Opportunities

4. Globalization and Communication
Courses Taught: BE Technical English and Communications Skills and Part II English for Arts and Science students

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