On Wednesday 27 May 2020, UMGothic was formally launched with a Zoom meeting chaired by Professor Timothy Simpson (FSS). This one-hour sympo...
10 Jun 2020
FAH Professor Kunnan selected by U.S. Department of State for prestigious English Language Specialist assignment
Professor Antony John Kunnan Professor Antony John Kunnan (FAH) has been selected by the U.S. Department of State for a two-week English Lan...
3 Jun 2020
Ronald from DENG published a monograph – The Chinese Resultative Construction – A Cognitive Constructional Analysis
The Chinese Resultative Construction – A Cognitive Constructional Analysis Ronald has published a monograph The Chinese Resultative Construc...
3 Jun 2020
The Department of English offers distinctive teaching and research of international quality that emphasizes the historical and current role of English as a global medium of literary, linguistic, and intercultural communication. The Department encourages students to reach a high standard of performance in the critical appreciation, interpretation and analysis of English texts, in the creation of new, original texts, and in translation between English and Chinese. We emphasise not only the acquisition of knowledge about English but also the development and application of creative skills in English.