Current Course

Here and There

News from the three major varieties of English

With the aid of actual, topical examples, facts, photos and illustrations;

  1. New words

Lots and lots of new words. Including the words of the year from Australia, Britain and the USA.

  1. New English for coming generations

How social media is changing English – for good,  for bad and forever!

  1. ‘The Lost Ssons of Kansas’

A short version of my lecture given in Salt lake City in January 2018 on how migrant Swedes anglicised their names in the USA.

  1. A report from the Linguistic Society of America conference.

The course is based on research carried out over the past nine months. Almost all of the material is new and has not been presented before. There will also be opportunities for you to get answers to your questions.

Course material. There is a full set of notes to accompany the course.

The course starts at 09.00 and runs until 15.30 with morning, lunch and afternoon breaks.

The cost is only 995kr per participant (+ MOMS) including morning coffee and sandwich and afternoon coffee and cake.

The course is given in English.

Autumn dates with places still available are:

Thursday October 18th at Hotel Svanen in Kalmar.

You can sign up directly here: