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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: Marina  Yaguello
Institution: Université Paris Diderot - Paris 7
Homepage: http://www.charlesv.cicrp.jussieu.fr/charlesV/liste/y/Yaguello/
State and/or Country: Paris
France   
Linguistic Field(s): Discourse Analysis
Language Documentation
Pragmatics
Sociolinguistics
Syntax
Specialty: French, English syntax, discourse analysis, African linguistics
Selected Publications:
Announced on LINGUIST :  Language Through the Looking Glass: Exploring Language and Linguistics
Courses Taught: English syntax, discourse analysis, socio-linguistics



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