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May 14, 2020
The International Corpus of Learner English Version 3!
We are pleased to announce the release of the International Corpus of Learner English Version 3! The International Corpus of Learner English (ICLE) is a corpus of essay writing by upper intermediate and advanced learners. Founded and coordinated by Sylviane Granger at the University of...Click to know more
November 26, 2019
Bilingualism and directionality in translation
Writing in a non-native language, essentially in English as a lingua franca, is a frequent and socially encouraged practice. The situation is different in the translation industry, where translation into L2 (i.e. the translator’s non-native language) is officially discouraged in some Western...Click to know more
November 18, 2019
Broadening the Scope of L2 Complexity Research
On Thursday November 14-15, 2019, in cooperation with the Centre for Linguistics at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel, we hosted the colloquium, Broadening the Scope of L2 Complexity Research (see description below). We were joined by several researchers in the field of L2 complexity...Click to know more
June 28, 2019
Congratulations Dr. Laporte!
Samantha Laporte defended her PhD dissertation on Tuesday 25 June 2019! Her thesis entitled The patterning of the high-frequency verb 'make' in varieties of English: A Construction Grammar approach was supervised by Professor Gaëtanelle GILQUIN (UCLouvain). Other members of the...Click to know more
May 20, 2019
Congratulations Dr Bouziri!
We are delighted to announce that Ms Basma BOUZIRI successfully defended her PhD on Tuesday 14 May 2019! Her PhD thesis is entitled 'A CORPUS-ASSISTED GENRE ANALYSIS OF THE TUNISIAN LECTURE CORPUS: FOCUS ON METADISCOURSE'. Congratulations from...Click to know more