"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
We are pleased to announce the 4th Student Conference on English Across Space and Time - EAST 2013, which will be held between 23 and 24 March 2013 at the Institute of English Studies at the University of Lodz. The main theme of the conference is synchronic and diachronic variability in English.