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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: Nicholas  Asher
Institution: Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Université de Toulouse
Selected Publications:
Announced on LINGUIST :  Reference to Abstract Objects in Discourse
 Logics of Conversation
 Logics of Conversation
 Logics of Conversation
Dissertation Director * of: On the Form and Meaning of Chinese Bare Conditionals: Not just 'whatever'
(Yahui Anita Huang, Author)
Dissertation Director * of: Bridging Inferences in Discourse Interpretation
(Matthias Irmer, Author)
Academic Paper Abstract: Une formalisation plus précise pour une annotation moins confuse: la relation d'Élaboration d'entité

* This information has been submitted by the dissertation author.

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