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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: Pille  Eslon
Institution: Tallinn Pedagogical University
Email: click here to access email
Homepage: http://www.tlu.ee
State and/or Country: US
Estonia   
Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics
Language Documentation
Linguistic Theories
Morphology
Semantics
Syntax
Text/Corpus Linguistics
Typology
Translation
Lexicography
Subject Language(s): Finnish
Russian
Language Family(ies): Finno-Ugric
Selected Publications: http://www.etis.ee
http://www.evkk.ee
Courses Taught: General Linguistics
Corpus Linguistics
Language Typology



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