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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: Society for Pidgin and Creole Linguistics

Short Title: SPCL
Location: Boston, MA, USA
Start Date: 04-Jan-2013 - 05-Jan-2013
Contact: Shelome Gooden
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Meeting URL: https://sites.google.com/a/umich.edu/spcl/
Meeting Description: The Society for Pidgin and Creole Linguistics will meet in Boston, Massachusetts, January 4-5, 2013, in conjunction with the 87th Annual Meeting of the Linguistic Society of America. The meeting will be held at the:

Boston Marriott Copley Place
110 Huntington Avenue
Boston, Massachusetts 02116
Linguistic Subfield: General Linguistics; Historical Linguistics; Sociolinguistics; Typology
LL Issue: 23.3040

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