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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: Peter  Bakker
Institution: Aarhus University
Selected Publications:
Announced on LINGUIST :  Bibliography of Modern Romani Linguistics
 The Mixed Language Debate
 Contact Languages
Reviewed on LINGUIST :  The Mixed Language Debate
Academic Paper Abstract: John M. Kirk & Dónall P. Ó Baoill (eds.), Travellers and their Language. (Belfast Studies in Language, Culture and Politics, no. 4). Béal Feirste: ...



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