The program of English as an International Language offers innovative undergraduate and postgraduate courses that focus on international/intercultural communication in English.
Prof. Farzad Sharifian, Chair in Cultural Linguistics, has two ‘forthcoming’ publications. They are ‘Cultural Linguistics’ (Springer, 2017) and ‘Advances in Cultural Linguistics’ (John Benjamins, 2017) ... Read more
Dr. Zhichang Xu, Senior lecturer in English as an International Language, has recently edited a research volume together with Dr. Deyuan He and Prof. David ... Read more
Dr Anna Gladkova has recently joined the EIL program as a Lecturer in the School of Languages, Literatures, Cultures and Linguistics (LLCL). She completed her ... Read more
Anna Gladkova received a research grant from the Spanish Ministry of Economía y Competitividad for the project entitled “Expressing emotions: a corpus-based contrastive interlanguage analysis of ... Read more
“Tell me about it”: Formulaic language in English Lingua Franca
Prof. Istvan Kecskes, State University of New York, Albany
What makes lingua franca communication unique is that ... Read more