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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: Suman  Preet Virk
Institution: Punjabi University
Email: click here to access email
State and/or Country: Punjab(Eastern)
Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
Computational Linguistics
General Linguistics
Historical Linguistics
Philosophy of Language
Text/Corpus Linguistics
History of Linguistics
Specialty: Lexicography, Lexicology,Semantics
Subject Language(s): Panjabi, Western
Language Family(ies): Indo-Iranian
Selected Publications: Lexicography: A Semantic Study
Lo: Shabad Sagar(Punjabi)
A Thesaurus of Punjabi Words and Phrases on the Concept of Light
Courses Taught: An Introduction to Punjabi Phonetics
An Introduction to Lexicography
Phonetics and Phonology
Research Methodology
General Linguistics

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