Survey Seminar Series Spring 2009

The Survey of English Usage organises a number of seminars each year for staff and students from the Faculty of Arts and Humanities and beyond. They are generously sponsored by the English Department.

The following research seminars took place during the Spring term (in Foster Court Room 233 at 4pm).

Wed 4 March
  Jonathon Green
A drudge reports


Jonathon Green is a Lexicographer and author of the recently published Chambers Slang Dictionary.


Mon 27 April
Philip Durkin

Lexemes and dictionary words: some issues from the new edition of the OED

Philip Durkin is Principal Etymologist, Oxford English Dictionary and author of the soon-to be published Oxford Guide to Etymology.

Past events

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