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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: Arne  Ziegler
Institution: Universität Graz
Selected Publications:
Announced on LINGUIST :  Historische Textgrammatik und Historische Syntax des Deutschen [Historical Text Grammar and Historical Syntax of the German Language]
 Grammatik – Lehren, Lernen, Verstehen [Grammar – Teaching, Learning, Understanding]
 Methoden der Namenforschung
 Kanzleisprachenforschung [Research into Chancery Language: An International Handbook]
 Schulgrammatik und Sprachunterricht im Wandel [School Grammar and Language Instruction in Transition]



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