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language educator

Norbert Fries, German language educator. Master: East West Society; member: Gesellschaft fuer Sprachwissenschaft.

Background

Fries, Norbert was born on May 4, 1950 in Cologne, Germany. Son of Jakob and Dora Fries.

Education

Professor doctor habilitatus, University Cologne, 1976.

Career

Assistant professor University Cologne, Germany, 1977—1981, University Thessaloniki, Greece, 1981—1985, University Tuebingen, Germany, 1985—1988. University professor University Goettingen, Germany, 1989—1993. University professor, director of the department Humboldt University, Berlin, since 1993.

Founder, director Akademic am Oberuckersee, since 2002. Consultant Zentrum für Allgemeine Sprachwissenschaft, Berlin, since 1996. Founder, director East West Society, Berlin, since 2001.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (novels) Ambiguity and Vagueness, 1980, Linguistic Studies on the Infinitive in German, 1983, Prepositions and Prepositional Phrases in German and Greek, 1988, Wartosciowanie / Evaluation, 1993, Language and Emotion, 2000, Witches, 2001. Countryside architecture, Samos Seaside, 1996, Symbiosis I-IV art project, Berlin, 2003-2004.

Membership

Master: East West Society. Member: Gesellschaft fuer Sprachwissenschaft.

Connections

Married Christiane Schacke, November 24, 1994. 1 child Sophia Rachel.

father:
Jakob Fries

mother:
Dora Fries

spouse:
Christiane Schacke

child:
Sophia Rachel Fries