Institute for Applied Linguistics

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The Institute for Applied Linguistics carries out linguistic research aimed at solving real world problems through the exploration of language in use. The institute comprises two research centres and two research groups:

- Stylistics Research Centre 

- Centre of Intercultural Politeness 

We also run a language consultancy service, Language Unlocked, and are committed to making linguistics accessible to the public via our popular language magazine Babel.

We are able to offer a wide range of expertise in the analysis of both speech and written language and we work frequently with non-academic partners and clients.

- Speech Science Group 

- Languages and Translation Research Group

We also run a language consultancy service, Language Unlocked, and are comitted to making linguistics accessible to the public via our popular language magazine Babel.

We are able to offer a wide range of expertise in the analysis of both speech and written language and we work frequently with non-academic partners and clients.

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    Research Output

    Academic Writing with Corpora: A Resource Book for Data-driven Learning

    Karpenko-Seccombe, T., 22 Sep 2020, 1st ed. Routledge. 244 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  • Ageing without Remembering: Fantasy, memory and loss in Kazuo Ishiguro's The Buried Giant

    Falcus, S. & Oró-Piqueras, M., 21 Sep 2020, In : Journal of Aging Studies. 55, 5 p., 100879.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Offensive Language: Taboo, Offence and Social Control

    O'Driscoll, J., 2020, (Accepted/In press) 1st ed. Bloomsbury Publishing. 224 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  • Projects

    Semantic Annotation and Mark Up for Enhancing Lexical Searches

    Jeffries, L., Alexander, M. G., Baron, A., Archer, D., Hope, J., Rayson, P. E. & Kay, C. J.

    1/01/1431/03/15

    Project: Research

    Activities

    • 4 Oral presentation
    • 3 Editorial work
    • 2 Organising a conference, workshop, ...

    Ageing, Illness, Care in Cultural and Literary Narrative

    Sarah Falcus (Organiser) & Katsura Sako (Organiser)

    5 Sep 20196 Sep 2019

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganising a conference, workshop, ...

    Developing an open writing aid for non-native speakers of English: an ontology-based approach

    Hugo Sanjurjo Gonzalez (Speaker), H. Alaiz-Moretón (Speaker), N. Ramón (Speaker), B. Labrador (Speaker) & I. García (Speaker)

    20 Jun 2019

    Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

    Making Hansard accessible to non-expert users through data visualisation

    Lesley Jeffries (Speaker) & Hugo Sanjurjo Gonzalez (Speaker)

    1 Jun 2019

    Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

    Research Units