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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: Carrie  N. Jackson
Institution: Pennsylvania State University
Dissertation Director * of: Morphology in Bilingual Language Processing: The role of second language proficiency in acquiring grammatical gender
(Susan Bobb, Author)
Academic Paper Abstract: Cross-linguistic differences and their impact on L2 sentence processing
The processing and comprehension of wh-questions among second language speakers of German
Animacy affects the processing of subject–object ambiguities in the second language: Evidence from self-paced reading with German second language learners of Dutch
Cross-linguistic differences in prosodic cues to syntactic disambiguation in German and English

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