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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: Sharon  Unsworth
Institution: Universiteit Utrecht
Email: click here to access email
Homepage: http://www.let.uu.nl/~Sharon.Unsworth/personal
State and/or Country: NA
Linguistic Field(s): Language Acquisition
Selected Publications:
Announced on LINGUIST :  Child L2, Adult L2, Child L1: Differences and Similarities
 Paths of Development in L1 and L2 Acquisition
 Paths of Development in L1 and L2 Acquisition
 Experimental Methods in Language Acquisition Research
Reviewed on LINGUIST :  Paths of Development in L1 and L2 Acquisition
 Experimental Methods in Language Acquisition Research
Academic Paper Abstract: Bilingualism as a kind of therapy?
Assessing the role of current and exposure in simultaneous bilingual acquisition: The case of Dutch gender
Current Issues in Multilingual First Language Acquisition

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