Fifth Conference

LANGUAGES AND PEOPLE: COMMUNICATION IN A MULTILINGUAL WORLD

The fifth International Conference of Applied Linguistics Languages and People: Communication in a Multilingual Worldwill be held 26-28 September 2019. Applied linguists from Lithuania and other countries are invited to present their research from a range of disciplines, such as sociolinguistics, language policy, discourse analysis, translation, pragmatics, language teaching and learning, language testing, language acquisition, lexicography, corpus linguistics, cognitive linguistics, etc.

Plenary Speakers:

Monika S. Schmid (University of Essex, United Kingdom)
„When is a bilingual an attriter? – Bilingualism as a two-way street“
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Anna Mauranen (University of Helsinki, Finland)
„Research writing in change: the influence of English as a Lingua Franca“
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Daniel Perrin (Zurich University of Applied Sciences, Switzerland)
„Multilingualism and the Media: Identifying Critical Issues and Scrutinizing Ideologies of Research“
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