the linguistics group of the Humanities Studies Department of the University of Salerno covers a wide spectrum of linguistics research. Group members lead two research laboratories. The LeGit (Laboratorio Lessico e Grammatica dell'italiano) works on semantic and lexical aspects of written and spoken texts and on linguistic variation depending on text genres; the Lab.L.A. (Laboratorio di Linguistica Applicata) works on language technologies and automatic processing of speech and text. In CHROME, UNISA provides competence in phonetic and prosodic analysis, speech synthesis, automatic transcription, corpus linguistics, spoken texts annotation and pragmatic analysis, linguistic resources management.