David CRYSTAL

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1941-07-06
Education St Mary's Coll Liverpool, UCL (BA), Univ of London (PhD)
Publications N/A
Recreations cinema, music, bibliophily, progressing the arts
Clubs N/A
Style Prof David Crystal, OBE
Career res asst Survey of English Usage UCL 1962-63, asst lectr linguistics Univ Coll of North Wales 1963-65; Univ of Reading: lectr 1965-69, reader 1969-75, prof of linguistics 1975-85; hon prof of linguistics Univ of Wales (Bangor) 1985-; writer and ed of ref books 1985-2008; ed: Journal of Child Language 1974-85, The Language Library 1978-2009, Applied Language Studies 1980-84, Child Language Teaching and Therapy 1985-96, Linguistics Abstracts 1985-96; assoc ed Journal of Linguistics 1970-73, co-ed Studies in Language Disability 1974-2006, consulting ed English Today 1984-94, usage ed Great Illustrated Dictionary (Readers Digest, 1984), conslt AND Reference 1997-2001, chm Crystal Reference Systems 2001-06 (dir of research 2006-09); Sam Wanamaker fell Shakespeare's Globe 2003; author of numerous pubns connected with the English language and linguistics; dir The Ucheldre Centre Holyhead 1990-; memb Bd: Br Cncl 1996-2001, English Speaking Union 2001-06; vice-pres: Inst of Linguistics 1998-, Soc for Eds and Proofreaders 2004-; patron: Nat Assoc of Professionals Concerned with Language-Impaired Children 1986-2002, Int Assoc of Teachers of English as a Foreign Language 1993-, Assoc for Language Learning 2007-; fell Coll of Speech Therapists 1983, FRSA 1983, FBA 2000, FLSW 2010
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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