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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: Mehmet  Ili (IPA: mehmet)
Institution: International Ataturk Alatoo University
Email: click here to access email
Homepage: http://www.iaau.edu.kg
State and/or Country: kyrgyzstan
Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics
History of Linguistics
Subject Language(s): English
Selected Publications: an introduction to language,v.fromkin and r. rodman,
mosaic two,a reading skills book,b.wegmann
Courses Taught: translation(turkish-english),translation(english-turkish),advance reading,general linguistics

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