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SFG at Ghent

Posted on 4 February 2010 by Lise

Dr Gordon Tucker is now a 'Gastprofessor' at the University of Ghent. He is teaching a Masters course in Systemic Functional Grammar in the English Department.

LinC Workshop

Posted on 3 February 2010 by Lise

Another LinC workshop is being held in room 5.26 on Tuesday February 9 at 5:10 PM in the Humanities Building at Cardiff University. This will be an interactive session where […]


Posted on 21 January 2010 by Lise

The Initiative for a Repository of SFL Resources (short: IRSFL) was founded in 2008 with the goal of setting up a set of digital resources that can be shared by […]

Prepositions – another LinC event

Posted on 18 January 2010 by Lise

We're having an informal LinC gathering on January 25th to ponder and perplex over prepositions in systemic functional linguistics. For example: -He's gone out golfing -I'd like a little house […]


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 […]

Phraseological Expressions

Posted on 11 November 2009 by Lise

Upcoming talk by Dr Gordon Tucker : Tuesday, November 24th at 5pm in room 5.18 in the Humanities Building at Cardiff University. Modelling Phraseological Expressions in a Systemic Functional Grammar […]

LinC Summer School

Posted on 8 November 2009 by Lise

Summer school and Workshop in Systemic Functional Linguistics Cardiff Wales September 14-16 inclusive, 2010 (arrival, welcome and registration on September 13th in the late afternoon) The Functions of Language “The […]

Upcoming Events

Posted on 8 October 2009 by Lise

We've got monthly events planned thoughout 2009-2010. These range from talks to workshops and student panels. Watch this space for more details! Upcoming talk this month is: October 22nd 2009 […]


Posted on 7 July 2009 by Lise

European Systemic Functional Linguistics Conference and Workshop, Cardiff University, July 8 - 10, 2009. The conference begins tomorrow ( but if you have arrived in Cardiff today, you can meet […]

Online Roleplaying and SFL

Posted on 30 June 2009 by Lise

It's graduation time at Cardiff University. One of our graduating students, Scott Henderson, completed an excellent final year dissertation which explores the language of an online roleplaying community. Here's his […]