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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: Jean  Le Du
Institution: CRBC-Université de Bretagne Occidentale
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State and/or Country: US
France   
Linguistic Field(s): Sociolinguistics
Subject Language(s): Breton
Selected Publications: Nouvel atlas linguistique de la Basse-Bretagne, Brest, 2001
Lectures de l'atlas linguistique de la France de Gilliéron et Edmont, Paris, CTHS, 2003
Announced on LINGUIST :  Lectures de l'Atlas Linguistique de la France de Gilliéron et Edmont
Reviewed on LINGUIST :  Lectures de l'Atlas Linguistique de la France de Gilliéron et Edmont



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