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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: Maria Jose  Serrano
Institution: University of La Laguna
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State and/or Country: Islas Canarias
Linguistic Field(s): Discourse Analysis
Specialty: Syntactic Variation
Selected Publications: La variacion sintactica:formas verbales del periodo hipotetico en espaqol.Madrid, Entinema, 1994
Cambio sintactico y prestigio linguistico.Madrid:iberoamericana, 1996
Announced on LINGUIST :  Aproximación a la gramática del discurso del español
 Style in syntax
Courses Taught: Sociolinguistica Hispanica
Morfosintaxis del Espaqol

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