1981 …2023

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Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 2 - Zero Hunger
  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being

Education/Academic qualification

Linguistics, PhD, Singularity and Plurality in English Noun Phrases: A Study in Grammar and Pragmatics, University of Edinburgh

Award Date: 1 Dec 1977

Linguistics, MLitt, Aspect in English, University of Edinburgh

Award Date: 1 Jan 1970

External positions

Honorary Associate Prof, University of Queensland

2011 → …

Research area keywords

  • pragmatics
  • semantics
  • history of linguistics