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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: Nick  C. Ellis
Institution: University of Michigan
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Selected Publications:
Announced on LINGUIST :  Handbook of Cognitive Linguistics and Second Language Acquisition
 Language as a Complex Adaptive System
Reviewed on LINGUIST :  Language as a Complex Adaptive System
Academic Paper Abstract: At the interface: Dynamic interactions of explicit and implicit language knowledge
Construction learning as a function of frequency, frequency distribution, and function
Constructions and their Acquisition: Islands and the distinctiveness of their occupancy
The Bounds of Adult Language Acquisition
Learned attention in adult language acquisition
The Roles of Phonological Short-Term Memory and Working Memory in L2 Grammar and Vocabulary Learning
Formulaic Language and Second Language Acquisition: Zipf and the Phrasal Teddy Bear
Formulaic Language and Second Language Acquisition: Zipf and the Phrasal Teddy Bear
From Seeing Adverbs to Seeing Verbal Morphology
An eye-tracking study of learned attention in second language acquisition

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