Tag Archives: Linguistics

Belgian joins first Master of Research cohort

Belgian joins first Master of Research cohort

A keen interest in languages brought Margo Lecompte and her husband to Australia from the heart of Europe. Almost 10 years later, Margo is one of the first group of students to embark on Macquarie’s e ...
Switching harder for some

Switching harder for some

Indian PhD student Imran Dhamani demonstrates the ‘spaceship’ chamber, which he uses to test children with listening difficulties. Have you ever had difficulty concentrating on a task, because of the ...
Learning English in a digital world

Learning English in a digital world

Thai researcher Yupaporn Piriyasilpa is happy to be back at Macquarie. BRB, IMHO, LOL – the online world is full of strange new phrases. So does a student learning English online develop a different k ...
Macquarie Canadian’s top pick for speech pathology

Macquarie Canadian’s top pick for speech pathology

Win Sum Cheung was faced with a lot of options when choosing a university for her postgraduate speech pathology degree. Born in Canada, raised in Hong Kong and with an undergraduate linguistics degree ...