The Department is a world-leading centre of excellence for both teaching and research in English Language and Applied Linguistics.
The College of Arts and Law is placed 67th in the Times Higher Education 2022 rankings, making it one of the best places for study and research in this field globally.
Posted 24 November 2021
Vernacular English is seen as a tool for those in charge to reach the people, but not as a medium for the fundamental processes of political decision-making itself.
Posted 15 October 2021
English Language and Linguistics PhD student Ashley Blake has written about the importance of International Developmental Language Disorder Awareness Day and her research study for adults with learning difficulties.
Posted 14 June 2021
Professor Jeanette Littlemore discusses how Jonathan Van Tam and others use metaphors when talking about the Covid-19 Pandemic, and why it works.
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