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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: Wendy  Anderson
Institution: University of Glasgow
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Homepage: http://www.gla.ac.uk/schools/critical/staff/wendyanderson/
State and/or Country: United Kingdom   
Linguistic Field(s): Semantics
Selected Publications:
Announced on LINGUIST :  The Phraseology of Administrative French
 Language in Scotland
 Exploring English With Online Corpora
 English Grammar Essentials for Dummies, Australian Edition
Courses Taught: Grammars of English
Semantics of English
Literary and Linguistic Computing
Written Text and Narrative
Pragmatics and Spoken Discourse
Translation Studies
Dissertation Abstract: A Corpus Linguistic Analysis of Phraseology and Collocation in the Register of Current European Union Administrative French
Reviewer of: Review of C. Beedham, Langue and Parole (LL Issue 12.1989)
Socioling/Historical Ling: Ayres-Bennett (2004) (LL Issue 16.1941)
English Accents and Dialects, Fourth Edition (LL Issue 18.609)
Corpora for University Language Teachers (LL Issue 20.2584)
The Linguistics of Speech (LL Issue 20.3995)
Metaphor: A Practical Introduction. (2nd Edition) (LL Issue 21.3040)
Academic Paper Abstract: ‘Absolutely, totally, filled to the brim with the Famous Grouse’

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