Featured Linguist!

Jost Gippert: Our Featured Linguist!

"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



Donate Now | Visit the Fund Drive Homepage

Amount Raised:

$34328

Still Needed:

$40672

Can anyone overtake Syntax in the Subfield Challenge ?

Grad School Challenge Leader: University of Washington


Publishing Partner: Cambridge University Press CUP Extra Publisher Login
amazon logo
More Info

Personal Directory Information


Name: Christine  Develotte
Institution: Institut National de Recherche PĂ©dagogique
State and/or Country: ----------------   
Academic Paper Abstract: Situated creation of multimedia activities for distance learners:
The use of the webcam for teaching a foreign language in a desktop videoconferencing environment
Working together online to enhance learner autonomy: Analysis of learners’ perceptions of their online learning experience



Add to Linguist Directory Update your entry