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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: Richard  L. Tuttle
Institution: Eastern Washington University
Email: click here to access email
State and/or Country: WA
Linguistic Field(s): Historical Linguistics
Writing Systems
Specialty: Qualative analysis, palaeography
Selected Publications: Various reviews and book notices for _Language_, the IWA newsletter, and other publications.
Courses Taught: Creative writing
French language
Introduction to linguistics
History of writing systems of the world
Reviewer of: Review of _The_Translator_as_Communicator_ (LL Issue 8.921)

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