Department of Linguistics

Linguistics is an interdisciplinary program that explores the structure of language, its change and development, language functioning in the lives of individuals, groups and societies. Linguistics finds applications in speech and language pathology, cultural studies, communication, and education.

Why write a grammar event recording

Linguistics Luncheon: Why write a grammar? 

Why write a grammar? Indigenous languages, community-based research, and language revitalization.

USask researchers to examine AI in education, Canada’s labour movement, and ESL student writing 

Sociologist Dr. Elizabeth Quinlan (PhD) and linguistics professors Dr. Veronika Makarova (PhD) and Dr. Zhi Li (PhD) are among the recipients of new funding from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council