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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: Clay  Hunter Williams
Institution: Akita International University
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State and/or Country: Japan   
Linguistic Field(s): Psycholinguistics
Writing Systems
Cognitive Science
Language Acquisition
Subject Language(s): English
Selected Publications: Semantic vs. phonetic decoding strategies in non-native readers of Chinese.

Chinese character decoding: a semantic bias?

Chinese Literacy-Learning Strategy Impact on English Reading

Development: A Case Study of Taiwanese Learners of English
Courses Taught: Composition Writing
Academic Reading Development
Psychology of Reading
L2 Teaching Methods
Introduction to Linguistics
Quantitative Research Methods
Introduction: Psycholinguistics
English and the Bible
Reviewer of: Teaching and Researching: Reading (LL Issue 22.4804)
Begat (LL Issue 23.2368)
English Language Pedagogies for a Northeast Asian Context (LL Issue 24.4754)

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