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English Grammar Day 2015

3 July 2015

The Henry Sweet Society was pleased to sponsor the very successful English Grammar Day at the British Library in June 2015. Read more

Vivien Law Essay Prize winner 2014

3 July 2015

Congratulations to James McElvenny, the winner of the Vivien Law prize in 2014, for his essay ‘Grammar, typology and the Humboldtian tradition in the work of Georg von der Gabelentz’. The essay will appear in a future issue of Language & History. To read more about the prize, see here Read more

Universitätsbibliothek der Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

Colloquium in Berlin 29-31 August 2013

23 August 2013

The next Henry Sweet Society Colloquium will be held at the Berlin-Brandenburgische Akademie der Wissenschaften, Berlin, on 29-31 August 2013. The theme is The Description of "Exotic" Languages before and after Humboldt. Read more