English Language Workshop for Year 10 to 13 students and their teachers

Monday 29 June 2020, 9:00am to 3:00pm

Venue

To be confirmed

Open to

Public

Registration

Free to attend - registration required

Registration Info

If you are interested in attending, please contact linguistics@lancaster.ac.uk now and we will keep you updated. If you have any questions, do not hesitate to get in touch.

Event Details

We are offering a free, one day, English Language Workshop for Year 10 to 13 students and their teachers with a focus on variation in language.

The topics include:
  • The dance of the tongue: Phonetic variation across languages and dialects
  • Exploring the language about gender in videogames: Big data and corpus linguistics
  • Battle of the grammars: English versus the world’s languages
  • World Englishes and English as a lingua franca: Implications of the spread of English
  • Writing the Edwardian postcard: Formality, informality and multimodality
If you are interested in attending, please contact linguistics@lancaster.ac.uk now and we will keep you updated. If you have any questions, do not hesitate to get in touch.

Contact Details

Name Linguistics
Email

linguistics@lancaster.ac.uk