Laimute Balode


Description of research and teaching

Scientific interests:                           

 Latvian  hydronymics

  Baltic comparative toponymics

  Latvian and Lithuanian onomastics   

  (anthroponymics and toponymics)

 Lexical parallels in Baltic languages

Academic courses: 

(read at the University of Latvia)      

 Lithuanian language II, III, IV (BA program)

 Lithuanian language I, II (MA program)

 Latin language I, II (BA program)

 History of Lithuanian linguistics (MA program)

 Introduction to Baltic mythology (BA program)

 Introduction to anthroponymics (BA program)

 Baltic onomastics (MA program)

 Latvian and Lithuanian Comparative Grammar (MA program)

 Lithuanian Grammatical Categories (MA program)

 Lithuanian-Latvian translation course (MA program)

(read at the University of Helsinki)   

  Latvian language I, II, III (begin., intermediate and advanced level)

  Latvian culture and history (1996–2000)

  Prefixation of Latvian verbs

  Baltic onomastics

Latvian and Lithuanian Comparative Grammar

Latvian Colloquial Language

Texts and Contexts

Proseminar and Seminar in Baltic Languages


Latest activities

  1. Participation in workshop of Forum of Global Lithuania

    Balode, L. (Speaker)
    30 Oct 201731 Oct 2017

    Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

  2. Horizons of Lithuanian Studies

    Balode, L. (Attendee)
    25 Sep 201729 Sep 2017

    Activity: Participating in or organising an eventOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

  3. Latvian Food

    Balode, L. (Speaker)
    18 Sep 2017

    Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

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