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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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Full Title: Second Language Research Forum 2012

Short Title: SLRF 2012
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Start Date: 18-Oct-2012 - 21-Oct-2012
Contact: Katherine Martin
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Meeting URL: http://www.cmu.edu/slrf2012
Meeting Description: Second Language Research Forum 2012
‘Building Bridges Between Disciplines: SLA in Many Contexts’

October 18-21, 2012

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The University of Pittsburgh and Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Linguistic Subfield: Applied Linguistics; Cognitive Science; Language Acquisition; Neurolinguistics; Psycholinguistics
LL Issue: 23.433

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