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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: Vincent  J. van Heuven
Institution: Netherlands Graduate School of Linguistics (LOT)
Selected Publications:
Announced on LINGUIST :  The Phonological Spectrum
 The Phonological Spectrum
 Prosody in Indonesian Languages
Reviewed on LINGUIST :  The Phonological Spectrum
 The Phonological Spectrum
Dissertation Director * of: Phonetic Implementation of Phonological Categories in Sign Language of the Netherlands
Dissertation Director * of: Word-Prosodic Systems of Raja Ampat Languages
(Bert Remijsen, Author)
Dissertation Director * of: Object Shift in the Scandinavian Languages: Syntax, information structure, and intonation
(Mayumi Hosono, Author)
Dissertation Director * of: Prosodic Marker of Kutai Malay Declarative and Interrogative Contrast
(Sugiyono Shinutama, Author)
Dissertation Director * of: Flat but Not Shallow: Towards flatter representations in deep semantic parsing for precise and feasible inferencing
(Hilke Reckman, Author)
Dissertation Director * of: Multiple Parallel Grammars in the Acquisition of Stress in Greek L1
(Marina Tzakosta, Author)
Academic Paper Abstract: Stress, tone and discourse prominence in the CuraƧao dialect of Papiamentu

* This information has been submitted by the dissertation author.

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