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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: Robin  Queen
Institution: University of Michigan
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Homepage: http://www-personal.umich.edu/~rqueen
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Linguistic Field(s): Sociolinguistics
Dissertation Abstract: Intonation in Contact: A study of Turkish-German bilingual intonation patterns
Dissertation Director * of: Shifting Dunes: Changing meanings of Urdu in India
(Rizwan Ahmad, Author)
Dissertation Director * of: The Role of Socio-indexical Information in Regional Accent Perception by Five to Seven Year Old Children
(Erica Beck, Author)
Dissertation Director * of: Sociolinguistic Priming and the Perception of Agreement Variation: Testing predictions of exemplar-theoretic grammar
(Lauren Squires, Author)
Dissertation Director * of: Discourse Prosody in Production and Perception
(Joseph Tyler, Author)
Dissertation Director * of: Bilinguals in Style: Linguistic practices and ideologies of Cantonese-English codemixers in Hong Kong
(Katherine Hoi Ying Chen, Author)



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