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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: Marilyn  Martin-Jones
Institution: University of Birmingham
Selected Publications:
Announced on LINGUIST :  Multilingual Literacies
 Discourse and Education
 Multilingualism, Discourse, and Ethnography
 The Routledge Handbook of Multilingualism
Reviewed on LINGUIST :  The Routledge Handbook of Multilingualism
Dissertation Director * of: The Identities of 'La Penya': Voices and struggles of young working-class people in Barcelona
(Joan Pujolar, Author)

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