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Put Your Questions to the Experts

We are delighted to announce our second Linguistics Question Time. The aim is provide a friendly forum for discussing contemporary issues in Linguistics. Once again we  have assembled a distinguished panel from across the four sections that make up CRiLLS;

Ghada Khattab - Speech and Language Sciences
Vivian Cook - Applied Linguistics and Communication
Martha Young-Scholten - Linguistics
Richard Waltereit - Modern Languages

Karen Corrigan will be master of ceremonies a la David Dimbleby (for those who do not know who David Dimbleby is, please visit

This is an AUDIENCE PARTICIPATION EVENT so we would like to invite you to submit your questions in advance.

These can be posted on "Today's Meet"

If you would like to ask your question IN PERSON, please supply your full name, but if you would like to ask it ANONYMOUSLY, please leave a nickname, and someone else will ask the question on your behalf.

Shortly before the event, the speakers will choose which questions they would like address, so we cannot guarantee that your question will be answered. Please also be advised that we are planning to video-record this event.

All welcome.



published on: 18 October 2016