CLUNL - Linguistics Research Centre of NOVA University Lisbon

The Linguistics Research Centre of NOVA University Lisbon (CLUNL) is a research unit that aims at promoting research in theoretical and applied Linguistics, to develop the advanced training of researchers and the promotion of the dissemination of scientific data on those domains concerned with the nature and structure of languages and texts.

The work developed at CLUNL since its creation, in 2000, has made a relevant and distinctive contribution to the study of Linguistics in Portugal, in areas such as language acquisition (native language and non-native language), discourse analysis, lexicology and lexicography, text theory and terminology, while developing research in domains such as lexicon and vocabulary (general and specialized), historical linguistics, morphology, syntax, and semantics.

This research unit is financed by the Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT), having obtained the qualification of Very Good in the latest evaluation exercise carried out by this governmental institution.

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XVIII Forum for Linguistic Sharing

The Young Researchers Group of CLUNL invites all students without a PhD, including undergraduate students, to join the new edition of the Forum for Linguistic Sharing.
This year edition will be held on both online and in a face-to-face format on the 19th and the 20th of April.
The call is open until 7th of January 2024.

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Call for papers: thematic issue of the journal Ex Aequo

The call for papers for the thematic issue of the journal Ex Aequo: “Gender and language: perspectives and challenges” is now open.

Deadline for submissions: 15 January 2024 (to be published in June 2024)

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New published book: Da didática de língua(s) ao seu ensino

Matilde Gonçalves, researcher in the Grammar & Text group at CLUNL, participated in the coordination team for the book in honor of Professor (...)

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New resource: Dicionário de Abreviaturas Digitais / Dictionary of Digital Abbreviations

CLUNL makes the Dicionário de Abreviaturas Digitais (Dictionary of Digital Abbreviations) available to the public The Dicionário de Abreviaturas (...)

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Comunicação: “The MORDigital Project and its approach to lexicography and linguistic data”

Ana Salgado and Rute Costa, researchers of the LLT group, were invited to attend the launch day of the working group "Outils et Pratiques (...)

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