Supervised topics

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I am happy to supervise students on the following topics:

  • Learner Corpus Research 
  • Grammatical and lexical variation
  • Digital humanities
  • Statistical modelling of linguistic data  

Students are expected to conduct empirical studies of language by using corpus-linguistic and experimental methods

A list of possible topics for 2020/21:

  • MAKE in native and non-native student writing
  • The overuse of GET in learner language
  • High-frequency verbs in EFL
  • Formulaic language
  • Use of progressive in advanced learners
  • The use of THIS in academic writing
  • The use of articles in EFL
  • The use of intensifiers in EFL