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Amsterdam Center for Language and Communication

An inclusive research environment in which linguists with different theoretical convictions collaborate in combining multiple sources of evidence
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23 - 24May 2019
The title of this conference refers to Van Haeringen's observation that Dutch not only holds the middle ground between German and English with respect to the area where it is spoken, but is also ‘in between’ these ...
24 May 2019 16:15 - 17:30
Dr Calle Börstell, postdoctoral researcher at Radboud University, is the guest speaker at this ACLC seminar. He will talk about 'Grammaticalization of differential object marking (DOM) across sign languages'.
7 Jun 2019 16:15 - 17:30
Dr Roser Morante, lecturer at the Department of Linguistics at the UvA, is the guest speaker at this ACLC seminar. The title and abstract of her lecture will be posted soon.
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7 May 2019
Metaphor has recently been reconceptualised as a fundamental part of the human conceptual system.
4 April 2019
The Faculty of Humanities invites applications for 0.5 FTE PhD Finishing Fellowships, tenable from January 1, 2020. Each fellowship will be for a period of up to 12 months. The award holder is required to deliver a ...
28 February 2019
Dr Giulia Frezza has been awarded a Marie Skłodowska-Curie Individual Fellowship to conduct research at the ACLC about 'Metaphorical Narratives in Dementia Discourse'.