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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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Can anyone overtake Syntax in the Subfield Challenge ?

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Name: Michael  H Long
Institution: University of Maryland
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State and/or Country: USA   
Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
Selected Publications:
Announced on LINGUIST :  Handbook of Second Language Acquisition
 The Handbook of Second Language Acquisition
 Problems in SLA
 The Handbook of Language Teaching
Dissertation Director * of: Understanding Syntactic Complexity: The measurement of change in the syntax of instructed L2 Spanish learners
(Lourdes Ortega, Author)
Academic Paper Abstract: Linguistic Correlates of Second Language Proficiency

* This information has been submitted by the dissertation author.

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