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CEETA 2019

Posted on 2 December 2018 by Lise

4th Colloquium on Empirical Evidence and Theoretical Assumptions as part of the, 29th European Functional Linguistics Conference (ESFLC) 3rd to 5th July 2019 in Leiria, Portugal   SFL has a rich history of describing discourse and linguistic phenomena through the interpretive lenses provided by its theoretical perspectives. However, such descriptions do not always become predictive
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International Corpus Linguistics Conference 2019

Posted on 17 September 2018 by Lise

The International Corpus Linguistics Conference 2019 will be hosted at Cardiff University (23-27 July 2019). The theme of the conference is: The future of Corpus Linguistics For details please visit the conference website: http://www.cl2019.org
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Lexical Movement Project

Posted on 21 June 2018 by Lise

Project launch: June 27-29, Cardiff University Project Outline: This project focusses on lexical movement across languages.  The potential benefits of this work relate to bridging English and Chinese systems (among other languages), and beyond that to the fields of linguistics, intercultural communication, and education.  At present, while the grammar of systemic functional linguistics is well
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Mechanisms of Meaning

Posted on 4 May 2018 by Lise

Prof Patrick Hanks will be visiting us on Tuesday May 8th to give a talk on word meaning (Mechanisms of Meaning, see details below).  The talk will start at 3:10pm in room 3.62.   Mechanisms of Meaning Patrick Hanks Abstract What is meaning, and how exactly does it work? Word meaning is at best a very
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