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

New appointments for FITS project

13 Aug 2014

The FITS project team is delighted to announce...

Staying quick-sighted helps mental ability later

6 Aug 2014

People who retain an ability to spot things quickly...

Early reading link to later intelligence

25 Jul 2014

Children with strong reading skills are more likely to have higher intelligence...

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Events

Language Evolution and Computation

23 Sep 2014 11:00 – 12:30

Speaker: Olga Feher (University of Edinburgh)
Topic: "Social influences on the regularisation of...

Language Variation and Change Research Group

24 Sep 2014 13:10 – 14:00

Edinburgh Speaks project

LEL Study Skills

24 Sep 2014 14:00 – 15:30

How to Succeed at University
Get a head start by attending a study workshop in your subject....

Unlimited Discovery: Meet the Experts

26 Sep 2014 13:00 – 16:30

PPLS researchers will be part of an EU-wide extravaganza of discovery, debate and...

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