Universidade de Vigo
Universitat de les Illes Balears

Idoya Cancelas León

Idoya Cancelas León
PhD student & research assistant  |  PhD Student


Idoya Cancelas León has a BA in Foreign Languages at the University of Vigo with a specialization in English Linguistics (2017). She completed an MA in Advanced English Studies at the University of Santiago de Compostela, where she wrote her dissertation on the complementation of TCM and ditransitive verbs in World Englishes under the supervision of Teresa Fanego and Elena Seoane

Idoya is now working as a research assistant in the project A register approach to morphosyntactic variation in World Englishes and compilation of resources for its study (The International Corpus of English - Gibraltar), (Spanish Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness; grant FFI2017-82162-P, PI: Elena Seoane). Her main role is to transcribe and codifiy written texts for the Gibraltar component of the International Corpus of English (ICE-GBR).


(June 2017) BA Thesis: Examining endonormative stabilisation in Indian English through the study of ditransitive complementational profiles: the case of SEND.

(July 2018) MA Thesis: Exploring verbal complementation profiles in world Englishes: ditransitive and transfer-caused-motion patterns in Indian and British English.