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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: Amanda  Jean Owen
Institution: University of Iowa
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Homepage: http://www.shc.uiowa.edu/wjshc/research/gal/index.html
State and/or Country: IA
Linguistic Field(s): Language Acquisition
Courses Taught: Language Development
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Academic Paper Abstract: The Overgeneralization of Non-Finite Complements to Finite Contexts: The case of decide*

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