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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: Huang Hoon  Chng
Institution: National University of Singapore
Email: click here to access email
Homepage: http://www.fas.nus.edu.sg/staff/home/ellchh/
State and/or Country: Singapore   
Linguistic Field(s): Discourse Analysis
Specialty: gender, discourse, law, identity
Subject Language(s): English
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Announced on LINGUIST :  Separate and Unequal
Courses Taught: 1. American Law: Language and Gender

2. Critical Discourse Analysis

3. Language, Gender and Text

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