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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: Lyda  Fens-de Zeeuw
Institution: Leiden University Centre for Linguistics
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Announced on LINGUIST :  Lindley Murray (1745–1826), Quaker and Grammarian
Dissertation Abstract: Lindley Murray (1745-1826), Quaker and Grammarian
Reviewer of: Words in Dictionaries and History (LL Issue 22.4570)
Academic Paper Abstract: Long-s in Late Modern English manuscripts

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