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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: Patrick  Honeybone (IPA: patɹɪk hʊniboʊn)
Institution: University of Edinburgh
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Homepage: http://www.englang.ed.ac.uk/people/patrick.html
State and/or Country: Scotland
United Kingdom   
Linguistic Field(s): Historical Linguistics
Specialty: Northern Englishes and general West Germanic
Dissertation Director * of: English Stress Preservation and Stratal Optimality Theory
(Sarah Collie, Author)
Academic Paper Abstract: T-to-R and the Northern Subject Rule: questionnaire-based spatial, social and structural linguistics

* This information has been submitted by the dissertation author.

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