Linguistics and English Language

With more top ranked research than any other UK department in the field, and  among the world's top five, we receive consistently excellent reviews for our teaching programmes and host a varied and enthusiastic student community.

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News

Baboons can amass learning

7 Nov 2014

Baboons can amass learning, study shows...

Bilingualism Matters Centre opens

14 Oct 2014

People living in Scotland are set to benefit...

Undergraduate Awards: Languages & Linguistics

6 Oct 2014

LEL graduate wins Languages & Linguistics award...

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Events

Edinburgh-Glasgow Skills Training Initiative

25 Nov 2014 09:30 – 13:00

Faculty and PhD students from both Philosophy@Glasgow and Philosophy@Edinburgh will join forces...

Language Evolution and Computation

25 Nov 2014 11:10 – 12:30

Speaker: Alan Nielsen (University of Edinburgh)
Topic: "Motivated vs conventional systematicity:...

PURE Local Training

25 Nov 2014 12:10 – 13:00

This workshop is suitable for both new academic staff or research staff needing information on...

Sociolinguistics Reading Group

25 Nov 2014 15:10 – 16:00

Reading: Jaspers, J. (2006). Stylizing standard Dutch by Moroccan boys in Antwerp. Linguistics...

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