Dr Máiréad Moriarty, School of Modern Languages and Applied Linguistics, writes for RTÉ Brainstorm that while it is impossible to speak without an accent, it is something which is ultimately controlled by ourselves. Despite the fact that many people believe they do not speak with an accent, the reality is that it is impossible to… Continue reading OPINION: What do our accents say about us?
The University of Limerick hosted the 11th International Symposium on Bilingualism (ISB11) on 11-15th June 2017. ISB is the primary forum for scholarly exchange on all aspects of research on bilingualism and multilingualism, from the linguistic end of the field, including neuroscience and clinical therapies, through sociolinguistic approaches, politics and public policy to second and… Continue reading UL welcomes 900 delegates from 60 countries to ISB11 conference
Prof. Helen Kelly Holmes is Professor of Applied Languages in the School of Modern Languages and Applied Linguistics, Faculty of Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences at the University of Limerick. View her profile here. "I am Professor of Applied Languages in the School of Modern Languages and Applied Linguistics, but I actually started my university education… Continue reading Profile: Professor Helen Kelly Holmes