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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: Murray  J. Munro
Institution: Simon Fraser University
Email: click here to access email
Homepage: http://www.sfu.ca/~mjmunro/Murray_Munro/Home.html
State and/or Country: Canada   
Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
Phonetics
Phonology
Selected Publications:
Announced on LINGUIST :  Language Experience in Second Language Speech Learning
Dissertation Director * of: Effect of L2 Phonetic Learning on L1 Vowels
(Haisheng Jiang, Author)
Dissertation Director * of: Prosodic Profiles: Suspects' speech during police interviews
(Lorna Fadden, Author)
Academic Paper Abstract: The Mutual Intelligibility of L2 Speech
The Relationship Between L1 Fluency and L2 Fluency Development
Symposium – Accentuating the Positive: Directions in Pronunciation Research

* This information has been submitted by the dissertation author.



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