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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: Susan  Pintzuk
Institution: University of York
State and/or Country: ----------------   
Selected Publications:
Announced on LINGUIST :  Specifiers: Minimalist Approaches
 Diachronic Syntax: Models and Mechanisms
 Phrase Structures in Competition: Variation and Change in Old English Word Order
Reviewed on LINGUIST :  Diachronic Syntax: Models and Mechanisms
Dissertation Abstract: Phrase Structures in Competition: Variation and change in Old English word order
Dissertation Director * of: The Lexical Reanalysis of N-words and the Loss of Negative Concord in Standard English
(Amel Kallel, Author)
Dissertation Director * of: The Syntactic Evolution of Modal Verbs in the History of English
(CĂ©line Romero, Author)
Dissertation Director * of: Negation in Early English: Parametric variation and grammatical competition
(Phillip Wallage, Author)
Academic Paper Abstract: Arguments against a universal base: evidence from Old English
Structural variation in Old English root clauses



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