Projects

Current projects

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AI-based study for detecting COVID19 misinformation
Serge Sharoff | ESRC | 2020–21

Assessing core language skills in the Born-in-Bradford cohort: Administering a Comprehensive Language Assessment Tool for Children of Various Linguistic Backgrounds
Cécile De Cat | Bradford Institute of Health Research | 2020–22

BA Project: Yemen in Conflict: Popular literary heritage as expression of conflict and tool for conflict resolution
Deryn Rees-Jones | 2019–

Born in Bradford New Wave
Mark Mon-Williams | MRC & ESRC | 2016–21

British Academy’s GCRF Early Childhood Education Programme
Ruth Swanwick | 2019–21

Children’s experience, understanding, and use of adjectives across the socioeconomic spectrum
Catherine Davies | ESRC | 2018–21

Communication for Children with Hearing Impairment to optimise Language Development (Comm4CHILD)
R A Swanwick | EU Horizon 2020 | 2019–22

Dynamic Assessment of Reading Test (DART)
Hannah Nash | Nuffield Foundation | 2018–21

ETHER: Ethics and Aesthetics of Encountering the Other: New Frameworks for Engaging with Difference
Maggie Kubanyiova | 2020–21

The Impact of COVID-19 on Key Learning and Education (ICKLE)
Hannah Nash | ESRC | 2020–21

Language Revitalisation and Resistance in the Kariri-Xocó Community of Brazil
Diane Nelson | 2019–

Leeds Voices
Elisabetta Adami | 2016–

MultiLingual Minds and Factors Affecting MultiLingual Outcomes
Yulia Rodina | UiT | 2020–24

Quantifying bilingual language experience: Optimising tools for educators, clinicians and researchers
Cécile De Cat | ESRC | 2019–22

The role of regional variation in speech processing
Gisela Tomé Lourido | 2018–22

Safeguarding minoritised languages in a global world
Gisela Tomé Lourido | Michael Beverley Innovation Fellowship| 2021–23

Subtitling 3.0: Translating the Verbal and Beyond
Sara Ramos Pinto | 2020–22

The phonetics and phonology of Modern South Arabian: Mehri and Shehret
Janet C.E. Watson | Leverhulme Trust | 2019–21

Past projects

A multimethodological approach to rhotic sounds in English
Language, Linguistics and Translation Research Group | AHRC | 2011–13

Ambiguity and its implications for models of word comprehension
Ekaterini Klepousniotou | White Rose ESRC DTC | 2015–18

Analysis and evaluation of comparable corpora for under resourced areas of machine translation
Language, Linguistics and Translation Research Group | ICT FP7 | 2010–12

Anonymization of cancer patient records
Artificial Intelligence Group | Cancer Research UK | 2012–13

Building a civic curriculum: Helping local schools better support EAL children through enhanced student impact and teacher CPD
Helen Sadig | Leeds Institute for Teaching Excellence | 2018–19

Co-DigiTech – Co-designing methods with older people to understand the role of digital technologies in social isolation
Elisabetta Adami | EPSRC | 2018–20

Community intravenous antibiotic study
Medicines Management Group | National Institute for Health Research | 2013–15

Detecting terrorist activities: Making sense
Artificial Intelligence Group | EPSRC/ESRC/CPNI | 2012–13

EU-MADE4LL – European Multimodal Digital Education for Language Learning
Elisabetta Adami | EU – Erasmus+ Key Action2 | 2016–20

Evaluation in translation
Language, Linguistics and Translation Research Group | AHRC | 2010–11

Exploring psycholinguistic eye tracking methodologies and data analytic techniques
Language, Linguistics and Translation Research Group | British Academy | 2014

How do 3- and 5-year-olds respond to over- and under-informative utterances?
Language, Linguistics and Translation Research Group | European Science Foundation | 2010–12

HyghTra: A hybrid high quality translation system
Language, Linguistics and Translation Research Group | Marie Curie FP7 | 2011–14

IntelliText: Intelligent tools for creating and analysing electronic text corpora for humanities research
Language, Linguistics and Translation Research Group | AHRC | 2010–11

Linguistic challenges of the transition from primary to secondary school
Alice Deignan | ESRC | 2018–19

Updating AntConc for spoken and educational language data
Robbie Love | Japan Society for the Promotion of Science | 2018–19

Kelly
Language, Linguistics and Translation Research Group | EU LLP | 2010–12

L2 Mandarin acquisition and HSK test-taker characteristics
Clare Wright | Hankao Fund | 2019–20

L2 Mandarin acquisition during Study Abroad
Clare Wright | 2019–20

Language and memory function in typically and atypically developing children
Ekaterini Klepousniotou | LARS & BIHR | 2016–19

Lateral emphatics in south-west Saudi Arabia
Language, Linguistics and Translation Research Group | King Faisal Centre for Research and Islamic Studies | 2010–12

Mario Vargas Llosa papers
Language, Linguistics and Translation Research Group | Princeton Library | 2010–11

National network for interpreting
Language, Linguistics and Translation Research Group | HEFCE | 2007–13

Natural language processing working together with Arabic and Islamic studies
Artificial Intelligence Group | EPSRC | 2013–15

New statistical methods to analyse psycholinguistic data
Language, Linguistics and Translation Research Group | British Academy | 2014

Online resource for conference interpreter training
Language, Linguistics and Translation Research Group | EU | 2010–12

DARE Art Prize
Anna Ridler | Opera North | 2018–19

Political voice/Voicing politics
Political Communication Group | British Academy | 2013–14

Prosodic marking revisited: The phonetics of self-initiated self-repair in Dutch
Language, Linguistics and Translation Research Group | ESRC | 2010–12

Reading for comprehension
Childhood and Inclusive Education Group | Education Endowment Foundation | 2013–15

ReadingCorp
Language, Linguistics and Translation Research Group | AHRC | 2010–12

Referential communication and executive function skills in bilingual children
Language, Linguistics and Translation Research Group | Leverhulme Trust | 2012–15

Sensitivity to quantity maxims in children with autism and language impairment
Language, Linguistics and Translation Research Group | European Science Foundation | 2010–12

Sentence processing in children with Williams syndrome using eye-tracking
Language, Linguistics and Translation Research Group | British Academy | 2009–10

Terminology extraction, translation tools and comparable corpora
Language, Linguistics and Translation Research Group | ICT FP7 | 2010–12

Text analytics to predict cause of death in verbal autopsies
Artificial Intelligence Group | Commonwealth Commission | 2010–14

Tools and applications for corpus-based models of meaning
Artificial Intelligence Group | EPSRC | 2011–12

Visualising the UK General Election 2015 TV debates
Political Communication Group | EPSRC | 2013–15

Web-as-corpus resources for Islamic studies
Artificial Intelligence Group | Higher Education Academy | 2011–12

WebDoc
Language, Linguistics and Translation Research Group | Google | 2009–10

White Rose Network for the Interdisciplinary Study of Second Language Learning (NISSLL)
Language, Linguistics and Translation Group | White Rose Collaboration Fund | 2014

Whose Voices?
English Language Group | AHRC | 2007–10

Yemen in Conflict: Popular literary heritage as expression of conflict and tool for conflict resolution
Deryn Rees-Jones | British Academy | 2019–20

e-Health GATEway to the clouds
Artificial Intelligence Group | Joint Information Systems Committee | 2012–12