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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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66 Review Title(s) found for Peter Lang AG.
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Initiation au Programme Minimaliste : Eléments de syntaxe comparative
(Reviewer: Ross Bilous) - - Genoveva Puskás (19-Dec-2013)

«Antikchinesisch - Ein Lehrbuch in zwei Teilen» und Begleitband «Grammatik des Antikchinesischen» : Teil 1: Eine propädeutische Einführung in fünf Element(ar)gängen. Teil 2: Chrestomathie mit Glossaren und Grammatiknotizen. Begleitband: Grammatik des Antikchinesischen
(Reviewer: David Stifter) - - Robert H. Gassmann, Wolfgang Behr (31-Oct-2013)

Creativity and Innovation in Language Education
(Reviewer: Lei Song) - - Carmen Argondizzo (29-Oct-2013)

Global Interactions in English as a Lingua Franca : How written communication is changing under the influence of electronic media and new contexts of use
(Reviewer: Kimberly Renée Chopin) - - Franca Poppi (01-Oct-2013)

Narratives in Academic and Professional Genres
(Reviewer: Barbara L. Clark) - - Maurizio Gotti, Carmen Sancho Guinda (06-Aug-2013)

Evolving Genres in Web-mediated Communication
(Reviewer: Andrea E Lypka) - - Sandra Campagna, Giuliana Garzone, Cornelia Ilie, Elizabeth Rowley-Jolivet (04-Jun-2013)

Approaching Language Variation through Corpora : A Festschrift in Honour of Toshio Saito
(Reviewer: Annis Shepherd) - - Shunji Yamazaki, Robert Sigley (23-May-2013)

Le Déterminant Démonstratif en Français et en Néerlandais : Théorie, description, acquisition
(Reviewer: Jan Schroten) - - Gudrun Vanderbauwhede (15-Apr-2013)

Genre Change in the Contemporary World : Short-term Diachronic Perspectives
(Reviewer: Pejman Habibie) - - Giuliana Garzone, Paola Catenaccio, Chiara Degano (25-Mar-2013)

Breaking Ground in Corpus-based Interpreting Studies
(Reviewer: Mauro Costantino) - - Francesco Straniero Sergio, Caterina Falbo (19-Jan-2013)

The Language of Defendants in the 17th-Century English Courtroom : A Socio-Pragmatic Analysis of the Prisoners' Interactional Role and Representation
(Reviewer: Anna Ewa Majek) - - Elisabetta Cecconi (08-Jan-2013)

Grammaire, lexique, référence. Regards sur le sens : Mélanges offerts à Georges Kleiber pour ses quarante ans de carrière
(Reviewer: Ross Bilous) - - Louis A. de Saussure, Andrée Borillo, Marcel Vuillaume (19-Dec-2012)

Insights into Academic Genres
(Reviewer: Pejman Habibie) - - Carol Berkenkotter, Vijay K. Bhatia, Maurizio Gotti (16-Dec-2012)

Interactions et interculturalité : variété des corpus et des approches
(Reviewer: Fabienne H. Baider) - - Nathalie Auger, Christine Béal, Françoise Demougin (08-Dec-2012)

Event and Result Nominals : A Morpho-semantic Approach
(Reviewer: Jaime Dube) - - Chiara Melloni (05-Dec-2012)

Mapping the Dubbing Scene : Audiovisual Translation in Basque Television
(Reviewer: Josep Soler-Carbonell) - - Josu Barambones Zubiria (01-Dec-2012)

La incorporación del indigenismo léxico en los contextos comunicativos canario y americano (1492-1550)
(Reviewer: Mariana España Rivera) - - Eva Bravo-García, M. Teresa Cáceres-Lorenzo (13-Nov-2012)

Full-verb Inversion in Written and Spoken English
(Reviewer: Alan Huffman) - - Carlos Prado-Alonso (12-Nov-2012)

Linguistic Meaning and Non-Truth-Conditionality
(Reviewer: Zhen-qiang Fan) - - Xosé Rosales Sequeiros (29-Oct-2012)

Translating Emotion : Studies in Transformation and Renewal Between Languages
(Reviewer: Cinzia Citarrella) - - Kathleen Shields, Michael Clarke (07-Oct-2012)

Intercultural Competence : Concepts, Challenges, Evaluations
(Reviewer: Katie Beth Angus) - - Arnd Witte, Theo Harden (16-Sep-2012)

El español del siglo XVIII : Cambios diacrónicos en el primer español moderno
(Reviewer: Andre Zampaulo) - - Maria Teresa García-Godoy (31-Jul-2012)

The Role of Pedagogical Translation in Second Language Acquisition : From Theory to Practice
(Reviewer: Jinjing Zhao) - - Vanessa Leonardi (25-Jun-2012)

Language and History, Linguistics and Historiography : Interdisciplinary Approaches
(Reviewer: Sónia Duarte) - - Nils Langer, Steffan Davies, Wim Vandenbussche (20-May-2012)

Descortesía verbal y tertulia televisiva : Análisis pragmalingüístico
(Reviewer: Gonzalo Martínez-Camino) - - Ester Brenes Peña (19-May-2012)

Políticos en conflicto: una aproximación pragmáticodiscursiva al debate electoral cara a cara
(Reviewer: Clara Burgo) - - José Luis Blas Arroyo (14-May-2012)

Listening to Subtitles : Subtitles for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
(Reviewer: Yaima A. Centeno) - - Anna Matamala, Pilar Orero (20-Apr-2012)

Corpora, Language, Teaching, and Resources: From Theory to Practice
(Reviewer: Duygu Candarli) - - Natalie Kübler (18-Apr-2012)

Cultural and Linguistic Encounters : Arab EFL Learners Encoding and Decoding Idioms
(Reviewer: Robert Arthur Cote) - - Anissa Daoudi (06-Apr-2012)

Grammaticalization Paths of English and High German Existential Constructions : A Corpus-based Study
(Reviewer: Florian Haas) - - Simone E. Pfenninger (10-Mar-2012)

Motivation and Second Language Acquisition : The Socio-Educational Model
(Reviewer: James Rock) - - Robert C. Gardner (01-Feb-2012)

Becoming Multilingual : Language Learning and Language Policy between Attitudes and Identities
(Reviewer: Nicola Carty) - - Cecilia Varcasia (31-Jan-2012)

The Role of Metalinguistic Awareness in the Effective Teaching of Foreign Languages
(Reviewer: Clara Burgo) - - Anthony David Roberts (04-Jan-2012)

Les bonnes raisons des émotions : Principes et méthode pour l'étude du discours émotionné
(Reviewer: Vasilica Le Floch) - - Christian Plantin (01-Dec-2011)

Discursive Constructions of Immigrant Identity : A Sociolinguistic Trend Study on Long-Term American Immigrants
(Reviewer: Christie Marie DeBlasio) - - Inke C. Du Bois (02-Nov-2011)

Corpus Linguistics in Language Teaching
(Reviewer: Vasiliki Papaioannou) - - Tony Harris, María Moreno Jaén (28-Aug-2011)

Les interactions quotidiennes en français et en anglais : De l'approche comparative à l'analyse des situations interculturelles
(Reviewer: Kerry J Mullan) - - Christine Béal (17-Jul-2011)

Telecollaboration 2.0 : Language, Literacies and Intercultural Learning in the 21st Century
(Reviewer: Judith Buendgens-Kosten) - - Sarah Guth, Francesca Helm (11-Jul-2011)

Moravians in Prague : A Sociolinguistic Study of Dialect Contact in the Czech Republic
(Reviewer: Michael Grosvald) - - James Wilson (20-Jun-2011)

Corpora in Translation : A Practical Guide
(Reviewer: Jonathan Downie) - - Tengku Sepora Tengku Mahadi, Helia Vaezian, Mahmoud Akbari (25-May-2011)

Escenarios Bilingües : El contacto de lenguas en el individuo y la sociedad
(Reviewer: Whitney Chappell) - - Christián Abelló Contesse, Christoph Ehlers, Lucía Quintana Hernández (11-May-2011)

Perspectives on Language Learning Materials Development
(Reviewer: Eloy Juan Miguel Romero-Muñoz) - - Freda Mishan, Angela Chambers (13-Feb-2011)

Los marcadores del discurso y cortesía verbal en español
(Reviewer: Zahir Mumin) - - Elena Landone (15-Jan-2011)

The Discursive Construction of Second Language Learners' Motivation : A Multi-level Perspective
(Reviewer: Liu Honggang) - - Mingyue Gu (11-Jan-2011)

Language, Culture and the Law : The Formulation of Legal Concepts across Systems and Cultures
(Reviewer: Leonhard A. Voltmer) - - Vijay K. Bhatia, Christopher N. Candlin, Paola Evangelisti Allori (05-Dec-2010)

Diagnostic Writing Assessment : The Development and Validation of a Rating Scale
(Reviewer: Mark Brenchley) - - Ute Knoch (25-Nov-2010)

Language Learner Autonomy: Policy, Curriculum, Classroom : A Festschrift in honour of David Little
(Reviewer: Cathy Bow) - - Breffni O'Rourke, Lorna Carson (25-Nov-2010)

Teaching and Testing Interpreting and Translating
(Reviewer: Wu Zhiwei) - - Valerie Pellatt, Kate Griffiths, Shao-Chuan Wu (11-Sep-2010)

The Advanced Learner Variety : The Case of French
(Reviewer: Dalila Ayoun) - - Emmanuelle Labeau, Florence Myles (23-Jul-2010)

Historical (Im)politeness
(Reviewer: Laura Michele Callahan) - - Jonathan Culpeper, Dániel Zoltan Kádár (17-Jul-2010)

La traducción entre lenguas en contacto : Catalán y Español
(Reviewer: Zahir Mumin) - - Cristina García de Toro (14-Jul-2010)

English Pronunciation Models: A Changing Scene : Second Edition
(Reviewer: Beatrice Szczepek Reed) - - Katarzyna Dziubalska-Kolaczyk, Joanna Przedlacka (31-May-2010)

Origen, evolución y diversidad de las lenguas : Una aproximación biolingüística
(Reviewer: Kalle Korhonen) - - José-Luis Mendívil Giró (16-May-2010)

Lexicography at a Crossroads : Dictionaries and Encyclopedias today, Lexicographical Tools tomorrow
(Reviewer: Michael Mann) - - Henning Bergenholtz, Sandro Nielsen, Sven Tarp (25-Feb-2010)

Le Proverbe Entre Langues Et Cultures : Une étude de linguistique confrontative allemand/français/bété
(Reviewer: Gabriela Scripnic) - - Jean-Philippe Claver Zouogbo (12-Feb-2010)

Corpus Linguistics with BNCweb - A Practical Guide
(Reviewer: Elizabeth Claiborne Craig) - - Sebastian Hoffmann, Stefan Evert, Ylva Berglund Prytz, David Y.W. Lee, Nicholas Smith (08-Feb-2010)

Productivity in English Word-formation : An approach to N+N compounding
(Reviewer: Pius Ten Hacken) - - Jesús Fernández-Domínguez (22-Jan-2010)

Bengali-English in East London : A Study in Urban Multilingualism
(Reviewer: Joshua Nash) - - Sebastian M. Rasinger (05-Jan-2010)

Corpora for University Language Teachers : Linguistic Insights. Studies in Language and Communication. Vol. 74
(Reviewer: Wendy Anderson) - - Carol Taylor Torsello, Katherine Ackerley, Erik Castello (22-Jul-2009)

Learning How to Request in an Instructed Language Learning Context
(Reviewer: J. Cesar Felix-Brasdefer) - - Eva Alcón Soler (21-May-2009)

Fundamentals of Phonetics, Phonology and Tonology : With Specific African Sound Patterns
(Reviewer: Augustine Agwuele) - - Rose-Juliet Anyanwu (28-Nov-2008)

The Use of English in Institutional and Business Settings : An Intercultural Perspective
(Reviewer: Aradhna Malik) - - Giuliana Garzone, Cornelia Ilie (31-Oct-2008)

English Discourse Markers of Reformulation : A classification and description
(Reviewer: Katja Jasinskaja) - - Maria Milagros Del Saz Rubio (19-Sep-2008)

'Of Varying Language and Opposing Creed' : New Insights into Late Modern English
(Reviewer: Rik Vosters) - - Javier Pérez-Guerra, Dolores González-Álvarez, Jorge L. Bueno-Alonso, Esperanza Rama-Martínez (26-Jul-2008)

Conversation Analysis and Language for Specific Purposes
(Reviewer: Beatrice Szczepek Reed) - - Hugo Bowles, Paul Seedhouse (08-Jul-2008)

Identités fragmentées : Eléments pour une grammaire de l'identité
(Reviewer: Fred Dervin) - - Nicolas Pepin (03-Apr-2008)