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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: Chris  Brew (IPA: kris bru:)
Institution: Ohio State University
Email: click here to access email
Homepage: http://ling.osu.edu/~cbrew
State and/or Country: OH
Linguistic Field(s): Computational Linguistics
Courses Taught: Statistical NLP
Data Intensive Linguistics
Natural Language System Design
Language and Computers
Dissertation Director * of: Working Memory in Sentence Comprehension: Processing Hindi center embeddings
(Shravan Vasishth, Author)
Dissertation Director * of: Experiments on the Automatic Induction of German Semantic Verb Classes
(Sabine Schulte im Walde, Author)
Dissertation Director * of: Stone Soup Translation: The linked automata model
(Paul Davis, Author)
Academic Paper Abstract: Segmenting words from natural speech: subsegmental variation in segmental cues
Class-based approach to disambiguating Levin verbs

* This information has been submitted by the dissertation author.

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