School of Languages, Linguistics and Film

Public Engagement

The Linguistics Department engages in a number of public engagement initiatives, relating to multilingualism in London, dialect variation and change in London, and wider linguistic analysis and awareness. We engage with local community organisations, primary and secondary school teachers and students, parent groups, and the wider public. A few of our initiatives are listed below.

Teach Real English!
Multilingual Capital
Teaching Invented Languages to School Students
Syntax and Other Stuff
Creating Languages