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Call for papers: Workshop on Motion Event Construal in bilinguals and L2 learners

CAN MOTION EVENT CONSTRUAL BE TAUGHT OR RESTRUCTURED? EVIDENCE FROM BILINGUALS AND L2 LEARNERS Organisers: Fraibet Aveledo and Jeanine Treffers-Daller (University of Reading) Workshop Dates: 16-17 April 2021 (online via zoom) CALL FOR PAPERS We invite abstracts for a workshop which will bring together researchers who have studied how motion event construal is expressed by … Continue reading Call for papers: Workshop on Motion Event Construal in bilinguals and L2 learners

Participants needed for project on multilingualism and memory

We are researchers based at Newcastle University and we’re carrying out a study on the relationship between speaking more than one language and memory. We need monolingual and multilingual adult English speakers of all ages (older speakers are particularly welcome as long as they have access to a computer). The study takes between 15 and … Continue reading Participants needed for project on multilingualism and memory

EXTENSION TO JESLA DEADLINE

To mark EuroSLA’s 30th birthday, we are offering a number of celebratory conference fee waivers for EuroSLA 2021 to one corresponding author of each accepted paper submitted to JESLA this autumn (https://www.euroslajournal.org/) – new extended deadline for submission 1 November 2020. Please note, this offer is on a first come first served basis. Publication of … Continue reading EXTENSION TO JESLA DEADLINE

New JESLA article on units of measure

A new paper has been published in JESLA – Open Access, of course, as always! Mylläri, T. (2020). Words, clauses, sentences, and T-units in learner language: Precise and objective units of measure? Journal of the European Second Language Association, 4(1), 13–23. DOI: https://doi.org/10.22599/jesla.63

EuroSLA membership renewal

President’s message to EuroSLA We’ve all missed the chance to meet together this summer, but look forward to being in Barcelona in person next year, all being well!   We invite members this year to renew their membership online, as a gesture of support for the Association and its activities, especially in helping early-career researchers. … Continue reading EuroSLA membership renewal