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Julio Villa-García at LEL seminar

February 18, 2019 by

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This week’s LEL seminar comes with an existential twist, thanks to our very own Julio Villa-García, who will ask: ‘Romance C heads: to be or not to be’ You can download the abstract from here.  The talk will be at 4.15 pm in room A113 in Samuel Alexander. As usual there will be drinks afterwards and […]

Petra Augurzky at the Semantics Lab

February 12, 2019 by

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The Semantics Lab features an invited talk this week by Petra Augurzky (Tübingen). The talk will take place on Friday, 15th February 2019, 1.30-3pm in 102 Sam Alex. Petra will talk about “Semantic Processing in Visual Context: ERP Studies on Nominal and Verbal Quantification”. The talk promises to have a broad appeal, since Petra has […]

Lotte Sommerer at LEL seminar

February 11, 2019 by

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This week’s LEL seminar is by Lotte Sommerer (Vienna), who will speak on ‘A constructional perspective on the development of the English article system’ The talk will be on Tuesday 12 Feb at 4.15 pm in room A113 in Samuel Alexander. As usual there will be drinks afterwards and everyone is welcome to join us […]

Breban and Payne at LEL seminar

February 5, 2019 by

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Today’s seminar (5/2) will feature LEL’s own Tine Breban and John Payne, as well as a guest appearance from Barack Obama, although only as a proper name modifier. The talk will take place in A113, and it will start at 4.15 as usual. Everyone is welcome to join for drinks and dinner afterwards. Abstract below. […]

Celebrating David Denison

February 1, 2019 by

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On Friday 18 January we celebrated David Denison’s remarkable career in English Language and Linguistics with a reception at Christie’s Bistro. David – inspiring colleague, supervisor and friend to many of us – was presented with a pre-publication copy of the volume collected in his honour Categories, Constructions, and Change in English Syntax, edited by Nuria […]

Ryan Bochnak at LEL seminar

January 28, 2019 by

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This term’s seminar series kicks off with one of LEL’s recent arrivals, Ryan Bochnak. Ryan will give a talk on ‘Future temporal reference with and without future marking’. Abstract is below. The talk will take place on Tuesday 29th February at 4.15 in A102, and will be followed by drinks and dinner. Featured photo from […]

Spring 2019 Seminar programme

January 24, 2019 by

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The wait is over! A sneak peek of the LEL Seminar speaker line-up for this term is here.  Check again for updates, or follow Manchet for reminders about individual talks.