Conference Details

Sixth International Conference On Linguistics And Language Studies

  • Education
  • Social Sciences and Humanities
  • Conference
  • Jun 19, 2020 - Jun 20, 2020
  • Tunghai University
  • Taichung, Taiwan
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The Sixth International Conference on Linguistics and Language Studies (ICLLS 2020) aims to serve as an academic forum for scholars around the globe to exchange research ideas and results, share good professional practices, and explore collaboration in the fields of language, linguistics, and translation studies.

List of Main Topics

  • Bilingualism and Multilingualism; Cognitive Linguistics; Corpus Linguistics; Forensic Linguistics; Discourse Analysis ; ICT in Language Education; Intercultural Communication; First Language Acquisition; Second / Foreign Language Acquisition; Language Assessment; Language
  • Culture and Society; Language Pedagogy; Language Policy; Phonetics and Phonology; Psycholinguistics; Semantics and Pragmatics: Syntax and Morphology; Translation and Interpreting; World Englishes


Dr Boping Yuan ​

Dr Boping Yuan is Reader in...

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Dr Boping Yuan is Reader in Language and Linguistics and a PhD supervisor at the University of Cambridge and a co-director of the Cambridge-CUHK Joint Research Laboratory for Bilingualism. He directs the Chinese programme in Cambridge. He is also a Fellow and Director of Studies in Asian and Middle Eastern Studies, Churchill College, Cambridge. His research interests are in linguistic approaches to second language acquisition and bi/multilingualism. He is currently working on an AHRC-funded project on acquisition of Chinese as a second and third language, under the programme of Multilingualism: Empowering Individuals and Transforming Societies.

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Submission Instructions

If your abstract has been accepted and you have completed your conference registration, you are welcome to present your paper and will be allocated a time slot for presentation.

​Once the abstract/paper has been accepted, at least one of the authors must register for the Conference. No presentation time slot will be allocated until author registration is completed. The conference expects that the presentation time for each paper be approximately 20 minutes, including a question-and-answer session of about 5 minutes. The actual presentation may slightly differ. Please follow the instruction of the chair of your presentation session.

​Full paper submission is optional. Full papers submitted to the conference will automatically enter the competitions for the Best Paper Award and Excellent Paper Award of the Conference. Full papers submitted by the deadlines will also be included in the electronic Conference Proceedings with an ISBN (978-988-77932-3-6 for 2020). Selected high-impact full papers will also be considered for publication in Asian Journal of Linguistics Studies. Paper selection will be carried out by a panel of independent international scholars.

​For students with full papers participating in the Conference, there will be a Best Student Paper Award*.

You are encouraged to submit the full paper by the given deadlines; otherwise, it will not be included in the electronic Conference Proceedings. All abstracts and papers should be submitted to the Easychair system. The length of full paper should be 6 to 15 pages.

*Only full-time students are eligible for the competition of the Best Student Paper Award.

Abstracts and papers should be written in English. All submissions must comply with the formatting instructions. Submissions that fail to do so will not be reviewed.

Submission Dates

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Registration Fee and Instructions


Early-bird rate (before 7 May 2020)
USD 260/HKD 2,000

Regular rate
USD 310/HKD 2,400

Student rate (full time students)
USD 210/HKD 1,600

Spouse (guest) rate#
USD 195/HKD 1,500
(Inclusive of conference materials, lunch and receptions)

# Any participant who brings their spouse, family members or friends to the conference should make sure that every one of them has completed their registration and payment at spouse (guest) rate.


Registration Procedure

Participants can register by emailing the completed application form to

For Hong Kong participants, please send a crossed cheque or bank draft of your full amount of registration fee payable to “CHARTERED INSTITUTE OF LINGUISTS HONG KONG SOCIETY” to the following address:

Chartered Institute of Linguists Hong Kong Society
c/o CCC Kei Chi Secondary School
20 Shui Ning Street
Kwun Tong
Hong Kong

Non-Hong Kong participants (including mainland China participants) may pay the registration fee by bank draft and send it together with the above address. Alternatively, payment can be made via PayPal through the link on the Conference website. Please record the Transaction ID at the Registration form.

Note: Partial payment will not be accepted. We have a “no refund” policy.

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