ISLE 5 Conference

The Fifth International Conference of the International Society for the Linguistics of English will take place in London, England, from 17-20 July, 2018.

General information about the Society is found at

Please note that ISLE membership is a prerequisite for participation at the conference.

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Abstract submission for the Main Conference is now closed.


Nine workshops have been accepted. They are as follows.

  1. The “quantitative crisis”, cumulative science, and English linguistics
  2. Varieties of English in the Indo-Pacific—English in Contact
  3. Investigating stance constructions
  4. English as a Lingua Franca: Focus on Nonstandard Forms and Non-Elite Domains
  5. Extravagant Morphology
  6. Historical Semantics in the 21st Century
  7. Theoretical Approaches to the Study of World Englishes
  8. Grammatical Information in Dictionaries of English
  9. English and Japanese as seen from the three-tier model of language use

More information about the workshops, including how to submit abstracts

The deadline for workshops submissions is 1 March 2018.


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