Linguistics and English Language

Events

What's on in Linguistics and English Language

2017

Events

02 Mar

Sociolinguistics reading group

PhD work in progress

Linguistic Circle

On the lexical semantics of lexical categories

07 Mar

Developmental linguistics

The role of reduplication in early lexical development

Language evolution seminar

Modeling the role of acquisition in contact-induced language change

08 Mar

Language variation and change

Indexing social meaning: Sociophonetic variables and listener perceptions of Turkish

09 Mar

Linguistic Circle

The role of input in early multilingualism

Sociolinguistics reading group

Expressing and perceiving identity and intentions in a second language:

a preliminary exploratory study of the effect of (extra)curricular contact on sociolinguistic development

13 Mar

Bilingualism reading group

The interpretation of NPs in verbal ellipsis contexts in adult English dominant L2 learners of Spanish

14 Mar

Language evolution seminar

Pronouns, agreement, classifiers and role shift: What sign languages can tell us about linguistic diversity and linguistic universals

16 Mar

Sociolinguistics reading group

Towards a Sociologically-Grounded View of Occupation in Sociolinguistics

Linguistic Circle - CANCELLED

21 Mar

Developmental linguistics

What a mute child tells us about language

Language evolution seminar

Communication or control? The role of expressive behaviours in Non-Gricean routes to language evolution

23 Mar

Sociolinguistics reading group

Words in the World: How and Why Meanings Can Matter

27 Mar

Bilingualism reading group

Strict and sloppy bidialectals: differences in online processing of grammatical gender

28 Mar

Developmental linguistics

L1 attrition at two interfaces: binding interpretations of ziji 'self' by Chinese-English late bilinguals

29 Mar

English language/Language variation and change seminar

Method in madness? The jungle of discourse and pragmatic markers

30 Mar

Sociolinguistics reading group

Sociolinguistic metatheory revisited

Linguistic Circle

Grammaticalization is gradual, innit: question tags in Multicultural London English

06 Apr

Sociolinguistics reading group

Influences of accent and ethnic background on perceptions of eyewitness testimony

26 Apr

Language variation and change

Gay and straight French and German men use different /s/-es, but don't perceive them differently

English language seminar

Middle English word geography