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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: Sue  Wright
Institution: Aston University
State and/or Country: ----------------   
Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics
Selected Publications: Language Policy and Language Issues in the Successor States of the Former USSR
Announced on LINGUIST :  Community and Communication
 Language Policy and Language Issues in the Successor States of the Former USSR
 Language Policy and Language Planning
 sociolinguistica. Internationales Jahrbuch für europäische Soziolinguistik / International Yearbook of European Sociolinguistics / Annuaire International de la Sociolinguistique Européenne
Reviewed on LINGUIST :  Community and Communication
 Community and Communication



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