Nonhlanhla Ntuli is a lecturer in the Linguistics department at the University of KwaZulu-Natal in Durban, South Africa. She holds a PhD in Linguistics from the University of the Witwatersrand. Her PhD thesis explored how multilingual learners process and answer questions; in comprehension tasks and subsequent questions. She holds an MA in African Languages and Linguistics from the University of the Witwatersrand and a BA Honours also in African languages and Linguistics from the same university. Her research interests are in the Linguistics of Bantu languages, including language acquisition, production and comprehension, co-speech gestures, urban speech varieties and multilingualism.