English determiners

Posted on 19 October 2011 by Lise

English determiners and the concept of ‘selection’ We will be holding an informal LinC event on Thursday October 27th at 11.15 am in room 3.66. It will be an informal lunch-time discussion of English determiners and the concept of ‘selection’. We will be discussing/debating Fawcett’s (2007) paper entitled: Modelling ‘selection’ between referents in the English
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Popular Linguistics

Posted on 16 January 2011 by Lise

This new magazine looks great! Popular Linguistics Magazine I’ve copied the editor’s introduction to the magazine here (taken from here): Welcome to the first issue of Popular Linguistics Magazine, everyone! written by DS Bigham, Editor Over the last few years, I’ve been thinking a lot about the public perception of linguistics and language research. I’ve
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Cognitive Linguistics

Posted on 9 July 2010 by Lise

3rd UK Cognitive Linguistics Conference Just came back from the UK cognitive linguistics conference. It was my first cognitive linguistics conference. There were many parallel sessions so unfortunately it was impossible to attend everything that looked interesting but what I did attend was very good. Michelle and I had a relatively small turn out for
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AHRC funded MA

Posted on 17 December 2009 by Lise

AHRC RESEARCH PREPARATION MASTERS STUDENTSHIP IN LINGUISTICS We are pleased to invite applications for the above studentship in Linguistics, to start in September 2010. This AHRC-funded studentship covering tuition fees for British and EU students, plus a generous stipend, is available for students applying for the MA in Applied Linguistics. The studentship is intended as
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