The UCLA Linguistics Department focuses on the scientific study of language in all aspects. The fields represented include phonetics, phonology, syntax, and semantics, as well as the interdisciplinary areas of psycholinguistics, language acquisition, historical linguistics, and mathematical linguistics. The department has a strong emphasis on linguistic theory as well as on fieldwork and experimental study. Three laboratories are housed in...Learn More About Us
Awards, Conferences, General, Graduate Students
Richard Stockwell wins Penn Linguistics Conference abstract prize
Apr 17, 2019 - Fourth year graduate student Richard Stockwell has been awarded a $250 abstract prize from the 43rd Penn Linguistics Conference. Richard's submission, "Intensionality, contrast and ellipsis," was one...
General, Graduate Students, Journal Publications, Publications
Jeremy Steffman’s paper accepted to Journal of Phonetics
Apr 2, 2019 - Jeremy Steffman's paper, a slightly extended version of his MA thesis, just got accepted to Journal of Phonetics. The title of his paper is "Intonational structure mediates...