How Language Changes Over Time

Burnie Brae Centre | 60 Kuran Street, Chermside

Our most popular presenter, Roly Sussex joins us to discuss how language changes over time and the influences that play a part.

Roly is currently a Research Professor in the Institute for Teaching and Learning Innovation at the School of Languages at the University of Queensland. His popular radio program “A word in your ear”, has been broadcast since 1997. Since “retiring” Roly has become involved in social issues as a public intellectual. Book in early as the event will book out quickly!


Date: Wednesday 9 March 2022

Time: 10am – 11:30am

Cost: Free

Book now: Phone (07) 3624 2110 during business hours or visit Reception at 60 Kuran St, Chermside (open 8am – 4pm weekdays)

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CovidSafe: Please note that to attend ticketed events you will need to show proof of vaccination (COVID-19). As part of Burnie Brae’s COVID Safe Plan, we ask participants not to attend if they:

• have been diagnosed with COVID-19 or in close contact with someone who has been diagnosed with COVID-19;

• have been in a COVID-19 declared hotspot in the past 14 days;

• are unwell with any COVID-19 symptoms.


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