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Dr Florian Breit
UCL Linguistics
Chandler House, 2 Wakefield Street
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  • Lecturer (Teaching)
  • Linguistics
  • Div of Psychology & Lang Sciences
  • Faculty of Brain Sciences
Research Themes
Research Summary

  • Phenomena at the phonological interfaces with morphosyntax and phonetics.
  • Segmental and melodic representation, particularly Element Theory and laryngeal contrast in nasals.
  • The linguistics of colloquial Welsh, especially mutation, stress, quantity, and auxiliary deletion.

Teaching Summary

Current teaching activities:

  • PLIN0006 Introduction to Language ('16/17, '19/20, '20/21)
  • PLIN0062/PLIN0074 Introduction to Phonetics and Phonology B ('19/20, '20/21)
  • PLIN0070 Advanced Phonological Theory B ('19/20, '20/21)

Past teaching activities:

I've been nominated for UCLU Student Choice Teaching Awards three times: once in 2017 (in the category Outstanding Support for Teaching) and twice in 2020 (in the categories Inspiring Teaching Delivery and Exceptional Feedback).

An open version of the course materials and lecture recordings for the '20/21 iteration of PLIN0006 Introduction to Language is available from ling101.com/plin0006/.

Academic Background
  PhD Doctor of Philosophy – Linguistics UCL
2013   Master of Research University College London
2012   Bachelor of Arts (Honours) University of Wales, Bangor
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