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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: Maria  Gouskova
Institution: New York University
Email: click here to access email
Homepage: http://homepages.nyu.edu/~mg152
State and/or Country: NY
Linguistic Field(s): Phonology
Selected Publications:
Announced on LINGUIST :  Deriving Economy: Syncope in Optimality Theory
Dissertation Abstract: Deriving Economy: Syncope in Optimality Theory
Academic Paper Abstract: The reduplicative template in Tonkawa
The Blackwell companion to phonology. Malden, Mass.: Wiley-Blackwell
Lexical and phonological variation in Russian prepositions

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