School of Languages, Linguistics and Film

Randolph Quirk

22 January 2018

We announce with great sadness the death of Lord Randolph Quirk, founder of the Survey of English Usage, author of the great reference work A Comprehensive Grammar of the English Language, and a towering figure in modern English linguistics. The Survey of English Usage at UCL have gathered together tributes and obituary notices in honour of Randolph Quirk here.