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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: Polly  L O'Rourke
Institution: University of Maryland
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Homepage: https://sites.google.com/site/pollyorourke/
State and/or Country: NY
Linguistic Field(s): Psycholinguistics
Cognitive Science
Subject Language(s): Spanish
Selected Publications:
Announced on LINGUIST :  Coyote Papers: Volume 15
Dissertation Abstract: The Nature of Syntactic Gender Processing in Spanish: An ERP study

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