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Please take part in our new research study ~ for adults with language difficulties

What is the study about?

We would like to find out more about individual differences in language learning. In doing so, we hope to find out ways in which to help people with language difficulties, such as developmental language disorder.

Who can take part in the research study?


  • Adults, aged 18 years and over, with English as their first language.

  • A formal diagnosis of DLD is not required.

  • Please be advised that we cannot include adults with hearing impairments, autism or ADHD/ADD in this particular study. 

Where does the study take place?

At your home! The study takes place online. Please see the flyer below for information regarding the tasks in each research session.

How does it work?

Please contact me if you would like to take part. I will then provide more detailed information regarding the study and answer any questions you may have. I will provide you with your unique log-in information and send you links to the research sessions.

What do I need to take part?

  • Access to a computer or laptop for the duration of the research study sessions.

  • A stable Wi-Fi or mobile data connection.

Why take part?

  • You will make valuable contribution to scientific research.

  • At the end of the research sessions, we will send you a £40 voucher to say thank you!

How to take part or to find out further information

If you would like to register to participate, or if you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact me and I will be pleased to provide more detailed information.  Email:

This research study has been approved by the Ethics Committee at the University of Birmingham. 

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