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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: Luigi  Rizzi
Institution: University of Siena
Selected Publications:
Announced on LINGUIST :  On Nature and Language
 The Structure of CP and IP
 Mapping Spatial PPs
Reviewed on LINGUIST :  On Nature and Language
 The Structure of CP and IP
Dissertation Director * of: Impersonal Si Constructions. Agreement and interpretation
(Roberta D'Alessandro, Author)
Dissertation Director * of: Phases and Cartography in Linguistic Computation: Toward a cognitively motivated computational model of linguistic competence
(Cristiano Chesi, Author)
Dissertation Director * of: The Syntax-Information Structure Interface: A comparative view from Romanian
(Gabriela Soare, Author)
Dissertation Director * of: Impoverishment of Grammatical Features in a Non-Fluent Aphasic Speaker: The grammatical nature of minimal structures
(Maria Garraffa, Author)
Dissertation Director * of: The Syntax of Jamaican Creole : A cartographic perspective
(Stephanie Durrleman-Tame, Author)
Dissertation Director * of: The Scope of Negation
(Vincenzo Moscati, Author)
Academic Paper Abstract: The acquisition of pronouns by French children: A parallel study of production and comprehension
Abstract knowledge of word order by 19 months: An eye-tracking study

* This information has been submitted by the dissertation author.

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