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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: K.G.  Vijayakrishnan
Institution: Central Institute of English and Foreign Languages
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State and/or Country: Andhra Pradesh
Linguistic Field(s): Morphology
Selected Publications: OCCASIONAL PAPER(S)

Morpheme Structure Constraints on Vowels and the Prosodic Foot in Tamil
Vowel Epenthesis and Lexical Phonology
The Interaction of Syntax and Phonology: Evidence from Tamil
Autosegmental Representation and Lexical Phonology
The Parameters of Phonological Rule Application
Announced on LINGUIST :  The Grammar of Carnatic Music
Dissertation Abstract: The 'Noun Advantage' in English as a Second Language: A Study of the Natural Partitions Hypothesis
Dissertation Director * of: Some Aspects of the Tonal Phonology of Bodo
(Priyankoo Sarmah, Author)

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