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Employment History

English Teacher
Haifa University

Professor of Linguistics and Incoming Chair of the English Department
Haifa University

Professor of Linguistics
University of Haifa

Affiliations

Advisory Board Member
Blackwell Publishers Ltd

Advisory Board Member
John Benjamins Publishing Company

Web References (9 Total References)


`Konkanis' excel in English globally

www.goa-world.com, 4 April 2006 [cached]

An Israeli linguist Dr Dennis Kurzon who attended the Convention of Overseas Goans yesterday told reporters that this interesting data had prompted him to conduct research to find out why they excel in English.

Dr Kurzon who teaches English at Haifa University in Israel has collected
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Dr Kurzon whose other interests are in the field of pragmatics and legal


Archives 8/04-8/06 of Shabbos House / Jewish UAlbany "News in the Family"

www.shabboshouse.com, 15 Jan 2005 [cached]

Interestingly enough, Mrs. Kurzon (visiting from Israel) was born in Morocco and recognized many of his melodies and was able to converse with him in French.

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For Shabbat Lunch we had interesting table conversation with Dr. Kurzon.
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Dr. and Mrs. Dennis Kurzon, professor of linguistics and incoming chair of the English Department at Haifa University were traveling through the area and joined us as well.


Pragmatics and Society: a new pragmatics journal[ÖйúÓïÓÃѧÑо¿»á]

www.pragmaticschina.com, 17 June 2011 [cached]

Dennis Kurzon, University of Haifa


`Konkanis' excel in English globally

www.goa-world.net, 10 June 2001 [cached]

An Israeli linguist Dr Dennis Kurzon who attended the Convention of OverseasGoans yesterday told reporters that this interesting data had prompted himto conduct research to find out why they excel in English.

Dr Kurzon who teaches English at Haifa University in Israel has collecteddata through questionnaires distributed to 200 Goan students in five Goancolleges and 100 students in Kochi and Mangalore where, Konkani-speakingminorities are also found.
According to the ETS data, a Konkani student's average grade was 622 duringthe 1993-95 TOEFL exam while Maltese and Dutch students' average was 610 and
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Dr Kurzon whose other interests are in the field of pragmatics and legallanguage has lately published a book on `Silence'.The UK-born linguist sayshis work is almost complete and co-relation of data gathered in Goa,Mangalore and Ernakulam forms the remainder of the work.


Linguist List - Linguist Directory

www.linguistlist.org, 27 Feb 2005 [cached]

Dennis Kurzon

University of Haifa

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