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Name: Sebastian  Knospe
Institution: Ernst-Moritz-Arndt-Universität Greifswald
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State and/or Country: Germany   
Linguistic Field(s): Pragmatics
Specialty: anglicisms, codeswitching, bi-/multilingualism, English as a world language
Subject Language(s): English
Selected Publications: Sebastian Knospe (2004, unpublished final thesis): Investigations of the use and integration of English loanwords in French press magazines. University of Greifswald (150 pp.).

Sebastian Knospe (2007): 'English Meets German: On the creative exploitation of Anglicisms and code-mixing in press language in the context of the Fifa World Cup 2006'. In: CamLing 2007: 138-145.

Sebastian Knospe (forthcoming): 'Ambiguisierende Nonce-Bildungen im deutsch-englischen Sprachkontakt - ein Ausdruck interlingualer Kreativitaet? [= Ambiguous nonce formations in German-English contact - an expression of interlingual creativity?]'. In: TRANS: Internet journal for cultural sciences, vol. 17. Proceedings of the conference 'Knowledge, Creativity and Transformation of Societies'.

Sebastian Knospe (2009): 'Anforderungen an die individuelle Sprach- und Kommunikationskompetenz in einem Europa der Mehrsprachigkeit' [= 'Profiling individual linguistic and communicative competence in a multilingual Europe']. In: Proceedings of the 'North German Linguistic Colloquium (NLK) 2008', pp. 75-108.
Announced on LINGUIST :  Crossing Languages to Play with Words
Courses Taught: Contact linguistics
English phonology: standard and substandard
English grammar

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