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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: David  M. Singleton
Institution: Trinity College Dublin
Selected Publications:
Announced on LINGUIST :  Language Acquisition
 Understanding Child Language Acquisition
 EUROSLA Yearbook
 Current Multilingualism
 Linguistic and Cultural Acquisition in a Migrant Community
Reviewed on LINGUIST :  Language Acquisition
 Current Multilingualism
Dissertation Director * of: An Empirical Investigation of the Association between Musical Aptitude and Foreign Language Aptitude
(Lorraine Gilleece, Author)
Academic Paper Abstract: A critical review of age-related research on L2 ultimate attainment

* This information has been submitted by the dissertation author.

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