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Faculty Supervisor

Ettien Koffi

Author Bio

Douglas LeBlanc spent the first 24 years of his life in different parts of the southeastern United States. Most of that time was spent in coastal Mississippi, where he was raised. He also he spent six years in northern Alabama, where he obtained a BA in English. He is currently living in Minnesota where he is studying for his MA in Applied Linguistics/TESL. Jared, the other research participant, grew up in Osakis, MN. After high school, he spent a few years in other parts of MN. He has been living in St Cloud, MN for the past few years.

Ettien Koffi is a Professor of Linguistics. He teaches linguistic courses in the Applied Linguistics/TESL MA at Saint Cloud State University. His research interest is at the interface between acoustic phonetics and phonology.



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