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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: Francis  Rew Owino (IPA: Owino, F. R.)
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Homepage: http://www.profowinorew.tripod.com
State and/or Country: NYANZA
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Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
Discourse Analysis
General Linguistics
Historical Linguistics
Linguistic Theories
Psycholinguistics
Semantics
Sociolinguistics
Writing Systems
Ling & Literature
Language Acquisition
Subject Language(s): English
Courses Taught: Contrastive Linguistics
General Linguistics
Applied Linguistics
Comparative Linguistics
Phonetics (Basic)
Morphology



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