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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: Judy  Yoneoka
Institution: Kumamoto Gakuen University
Email: click here to access email
Homepage: http://www.kumagaku.ac.jp/teacher/~judy
State and/or Country: Kumamoto
Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
Selected Publications: The English Umbrella: Model of a Multicultural Language System

The Striking Similarity between Korean and Japanese English Vocabulary-- historical and linguistic relationships

The McDonaldization of English: The case of the Singapore Speak Good English Movement

A Survey of Artificially Simplified Englishes: Implications for an English as an International Language
Courses Taught: World Englishes (seminar)
English and Computers
English Phonetics
English Speaking

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