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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: Lucy  Jones
Institution: Edge Hill University
Email: click here to access email
Homepage: http://hull.academia.edu/LucyJones
State and/or Country: United Kingdom   
Linguistic Field(s): Discourse Analysis
Sociolinguistics
Anthropological Linguistics
Selected Publications:
Announced on LINGUIST :  Dyke/Girl: Language and Identities in a Lesbian Group
Dissertation Abstract: The Construction of Identity in a Lesbian Community of Practice: A sociocultural linguistics approach



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