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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: Bhuvana  Narasinham
Institution: Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics
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Homepage: http://www.mpi.nl/world/persons/profession/bhuvana.html
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Netherlands   
Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics
Linguistic Theories
Psycholinguistics
Semantics
Typology
Cognitive Science
Dissertation Director * of: Language Contact and Children's Bilingual Acquisition: Learning a mixed language and Warlpiri in northern Australia
(Carmel O'Shannessy, Author)
Dissertation Abstract: The Encoding of Complex Concepts in Hindi and English
Academic Paper Abstract: Splitting the notion of 'agent': case-marking in early child Hindi
Perspective-shifts in Event Descriptions in Tamil Child Language

* This information has been submitted by the dissertation author.



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