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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: Peter  Cole (IPA: pitr kol)
Institution: University of Delaware
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Homepage: http://www.ling.udel.edu/pcole/cole.html
State and/or Country: DE
Linguistic Field(s): Language Documentation
Linguistic Theories
Subject Language(s): Hebrew
Quechua, Cusco
Language Family(ies): Austronesian
Selected Publications: ''Long Distance Reflexives: the State of the Art.'' Long Distance Reflexives.

''Grammatical and Discourse Conditions on Long Distance Reflexives in Two Chinese Dialects'' Long Distance Reflexives.

''Logophoric Conditions on Long Distance Reflexives and Pronouns in Singapore Mandarin and Singapore Teochew'' Studies in Chinese Linguistics, Volume 14, 2000

''Partial WH Movement: Evidence from Malay''
Wh-Scope Marking, Linguistics Today 37

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Announced on LINGUIST :  Anaphoric Expressions in the Peranakan Javanese of Semarang
Courses Taught: field methods
Dissertation Director * of: Dimensions of Reflexivity
(Jeffrey Lidz, Author)
Dissertation Director * of: The Morphophonology and Morphosyntax of Kerinci Word-Shape Alternations
(Timothy Mckinnon, Author)
Dissertation Director * of: Understanding Nasality
(Karthik Durvasula, Author)
Academic Paper Abstract: Auxiliary fronting in Peranakan Javanese

* This information has been submitted by the dissertation author.

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