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What is language attrition?
What does language attrition look like…
… among adults?
… among children?
… among adoptees?
… among the elderly?
… among the cognitively impaired?
… among refugees?
What can I do to prevent attrition?
Use it or lose it?
Speak only the second language?
What language should I speak with my children?
Stories and responses
Real life attriters
Blogs and other internet accounts
Studies and findings
First language attrition among German-Jewish refugees
Resources for researchers
Attitude and motivational questionnaires
Coding the Sociolinguistic Data
Calculating compound factors
Coding the C-Test
Language Attrition Seminar Series (ESRC-funded)
The Importance of the Native Language – Practitioner Day (Birkbeck College, London, Nov. 10th)
Programme and slides
Third international conference on Language Attrition (ICLA 3)
Conference program and presentation slides
Venue and travel