ICE Workshop 2008 @




The annual ICE Workshop was held at Chung Chi College, The Chinese University of Hong Kong on 6 December 2008.



8.45am Welcome - Professor Gerald Nelson (The Chinese University of Hong Kong)

9.00 - 9.30   Professor Dr Josef Schmied (University of Chemnitz, Germany)
New Approaches to ICE Analyses: a critical, empirical comparison of Academic Writing  in ICE-EA and beyond.

9.30-10.00 Professor Dr Manfred Krug (University of Bamberg, Germany)
Contact and Change. New Approaches to new Englishes: Focus on Malta.

10.00-10.30 Dr Hajar Binti Abdul Rahim (Universiti Sains Malaysia) & Dr Su’ad Awab (Hankuk University of Foreign Studies, Korea)
Cultural Connotations and Linguistic Creativity in Malaysian English

10.30-11.00 Georgie Columbus (University of Alberta, Canada)
What can ICE-Can tell us about CanE?

11.00-11.30     Break

11.30-12.00  Ingrid Rosenfelder (University of Freiburg, Germany)
Using ICE-Jamaica for phonological analyses: an empirical investigation of rhoticity in educated Jamaican English.

12.00-12.30 Dr John Kirk (Queen’s University Belfast, UK)
ICE Ireland and SPICE Ireland: Prospects and Opportunities.

12.30 - 2.00 Lunch at Chung Chi College Staff Restaurant

2.00-3.00 Sean Wallis (Survey of English Usage, University College London, UK)
Demonstration of ICE software

3.00-3.30 Progress Reports

3.30-4.00  Break

4.00-6.15 Round-table Discussion


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