The Department of Linguistics at the University of Maryland combines current theoretical research in phonology, syntax, and semantics with state-of-the-art experimental research in language acquisition, computational linguistics, psycholinguistics and neurolinguistics.

Daniel Younathan with near-infrared spectroscopy cap
Colin Phillips at Mayfest 2013
A minimalist theory of construal

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