I first learned that linguistic knowledge mattered at the age of four. I began my academic career in a tough primary school in Paddington, London, where I was regularly bullied for my non-Cockney accent. When the bullying got too much, my parents moved me to a posh preparatory school in St. John's Wood, where I was regularly bullied because my accent was not upper class enough. ...Read more
CLUNL’s Young Researchers Group is pleased to announce the VIII Forum of Linguistic Sharing, which will take place on 22 November 2013 at Faculdade de Ciências Sociais e Humanas - Universidade Nova de Lisboa. The aim of the congress is to give the opportunity to all-level students to present their research and interchanging opinions. Thereby, we invite all young researchers who work in different fields of Linguistics to participate in this congress.