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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: Albert  Valdman
Institution: Indiana University Bloomington
Dissertation Director * of: French Language Maintenance in Ontario, Canada: A sociolinguistic portrait of the community of Hearst
(Dan Golembeski, Author)
Dissertation Director * of: Variability in L1 and L2 French WH-Interrogatives: The roles of communicative function, WH-word, and metalinguistic awareness
(Elizabeth Zwanziger, Author)
Dissertation Director * of: Limonese Creole: A case of contact-induced language change
(Elizabeth Winkler, Author)
Academic Paper Abstract: Review Article
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