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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: Barbara  Freed
Institution: Carnegie Mellon University
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Announced on LINGUIST :  Second Language Acquisition in A Study Abroad Context
 Second Language Acquisition in a Study Abroad Context
Academic Paper Abstract: Phonological Memory Predicts Second Language Oral Fluency Gains in Adults
Phonological memory and lexical, narrative, and grammatical skills in second language oral production by adult learners



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