Christopher John Pountain, MA PhD (Cambridge) Hon FCIL
Emeritus Professor of Spanish Linguistics
Department of Iberian and Latin American Studies
School of Languages, Linguistics and Film
Queen Mary, University of London
Mile End Road
London E1 4NS
My current research interests are register in the history of Spanish,
learned borrowing in the Romance languages and the role of
pragmatic factors in syntactic change. Click here for
a list of my publications.
I am a Co-Investigator in the OWRI Research Project Language Acts and Worldmaking, leading the Loaded Meanings strand.