July 24th, 2010

general: no idea

Thank you for helping me graduate

So, a gazillion years 4 months ago I asked you guys for your help because I needed people to fill out an online questionnaire on a couple of silly stories. Well, the paper is written, handed in and gotten back with an A on it. So:

Thank you so much to everybody who participated and further advertised it! :D

As for the results... ummm... really, it's very technical, even for linguists (I tried to explain the study to my interviewer in May and she looked at me as if I was an alien) but here it goes:

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So, in a nutshell: A whole lot of very complicated stuff that has close to no relevance to real life but it made me pass the course and, in the end, get a job for next year. ;)

If you care to read the whole paper, here it is: Download pdf-Paper

I'll just repeat here what I said in my acknowledgment part:
I would like to thank all my friends and acquaintances for their participation. A further thank is directed to the administration of the German message board Hochzeits-Forum as well as the Livejournal communities for letting me advertise the study there.