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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: Jessamyn  L. Schertz
Institution: University of Arizona
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State and/or Country: IN
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Linguistic Field(s): Phonetics
Phonology
Psycholinguistics
Sociolinguistics
Selected Publications:
Announced on LINGUIST :  Proceedings of the 29th West Coast Conference on Formal Linguistics
Courses Taught: INDV 101: Language
LING 201: Introduction to Linguistics
LING 320: Language and Social Issues
LING 314: Phonetics
Reviewer of: Language Contact (LL Issue 21.3385)



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