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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: Thierry  Fontenelle
Institution: Microsoft Natural Language Group
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Homepage: http://engdep1.philo.ulg.ac.be/fontenelle/
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Announced on LINGUIST :  Practical Lexicography
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Dissertation Abstract: Turning a Bilingual Dictionary into a Lexical-Semantic Database
Reviewer of: Lexicography/Syntax: Leclère et al (2004) (LL Issue 16.1553)

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