Linguistics and English Language

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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...

New appointments for FITS project

13 Aug 2014

The FITS project team is delighted to announce...

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Language Variation and Change Research Group

5 Nov 2014 13:10 – 14:00

Ryan Hamilton (University of Edinburgh), 'Is anyfing going on here? A study of TH-fronting in an...

Meaning and Grammar Research Group

5 Nov 2014 16:10 – 17:30

Speaker: Ronnie Cann (LEL)
Topic: Indexicality and binding: construing personal pronouns in...

Historical Phonology Reading Group

6 Nov 2014 14:10 – 15:00

Reading: Round, Erich (2011) 'Function word erosion which is not a frequency effect: On...

Linguistic Circle

6 Nov 2014 16:10 – 17:30

Speaker: David Green (University College London)
Title: "Language control in bilinguals:...

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