LinC summer school

Posted on 11 June 2014 by Lise

We are offering two courses: one in Corpus Linguistics and one that is an introduction to systemic functional linguistics. Outline for the course in Corpus Linguistics Gerard O’Grady:  Marking up a spoken corpus using Praat software? Gill Francis:  Directions of change in verb patterns Geoff Thompson: SFL and corpora: how do we match meanings and
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Tools of the trade

Posted on 6 November 2013 by Lise

LinC Workshop Tools of the trade: Software for exploring linguistic and communicative patternings. Ben Clarke, Portsmouth University The following workshop will be held Wednesday, November 13, 2013.   4pm-6pm.  Room 3.58 John Percival Building, Cardiff University. Tools of the trade: Software for exploring linguistic and communicative patternings  In this workshop, I demonstrate ‘live’ the use
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Workshop: corpus tools

Posted on 24 January 2012 by Lise

We will be running a one-day workshop in Corpus Linguistics on February 3rd 2012 for all postgraduate students, researchers and staff who are interested. The event is free but spaces are limited. You will be required to register for each event to secure a place and you can do this using this link. Morning workshop:
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Posted on 14 November 2009 by Lise

I’ve just finished writing the exam scripts for Describing Language (all about Systemic Functional Linguistics) and Words and Meaning (all about, well, words and meaning). I’m quite pleased with the questions – they seem very reasonable and fair while still being intellectually stimulating! Hopefully students will agree AFTER they sit the papers.
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