Centre for Linguistic Research

The Centre for Linguistic Research offers an interdisciplinary research forum for members of the University of Sheffield who conduct research on language. Our members repesent a range of theoretical frameworks and have expertise in more than a dozen Germanic, Romance, Slavonic and Asian languages.

Meaning in Language Learning Network

A two-day conference exploring implicit and explicit learning in second language acquisition; 22-23 January 2016

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ShefLing PG Conference

Join us for he third annual ShefLing PG conference, by and for PGRs and ECRs - 27-28 January 2016


Leading research

From historical linguistics to language acquisition, dialectology and new theoretical approaches, explore our research clusters and current projects

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Postgraduate study

We offer breadth of expertise across all major linguistic subdisciplines and specialise in more than a dozen European and Asian languages

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