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Leiden University Centre for Linguistics


Studying linguistics at the Leiden University Centre of Linguistics is challenging and exciting. There are few places in the world where both so many languages are studied and our lecturers are familiar with many different approaches to the study of language.

Whether you want to know about the formal grammar of Chinese tense, youth language in modern African towns, the etymology of Indo-European languages or Amy or a large variety of other topics, you can find somebody here to help you discover more about the miracles of human language.