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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: Walt  Detmar Meurers
Institution: Ohio State University
Email: click here to access email
Homepage: http://ling.osu.edu/~dm/
Selected Publications:
Announced on LINGUIST :  Constraint-Based Approaches to Germanic Syntax
Dissertation Director * of: Stone Soup Translation: The linked automata model
(Paul Davis, Author)
Dissertation Director * of: Hybrid Models for Chinese Unknown Word Resolution
(Xiaofei Lu, Author)
Dissertation Director * of: Category Neutrality: A type-logical investigation
(Neal Whitman, Author)
Academic Paper Abstract: On using intelligent computer-assisted language learning in real-life foreign language teaching and learning

* This information has been submitted by the dissertation author.

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