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Research Output

2019

Primary Metaphors across Languages: Difficulty as Weight and Solidity

Yu, N. & Huang, J., Apr 3 2019, In : Metaphor and Symbol. 34, 2, p. 111-126 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations
2018

Cognitive linguistics approaches to Chinese second language acquisition

Yu, N. & Wang, B. P. Y., Jan 1 2018, The Routledge Handbook of Chinese Second Language Acquisition. Taylor and Francis, p. 31-47 17 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

1 Scopus citations
2017

Primary metaphors: Importance as size and weight in a comparative perspective

Yu, N., Yu, L. & Lee, Y. C., Oct 2 2017, In : Metaphor and Symbol. 32, 4, p. 231-249 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations
2016

Metaphor in culture: LIFE IS A SHOW in Chinese

Yu, N. & Jia, D., May 1 2016, In : Cognitive Linguistics. 27, 2, p. 147-180 34 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Spatial Metaphors for Morality: A Perspective from Chinese

Yu, N., Apr 2 2016, In : Metaphor and Symbol. 31, 2, p. 108-125 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Spatial Subsystem of Moral Metaphors: A Cognitive Semantic Study

Yu, N., Wang, T. & He, Y., Oct 1 2016, In : Metaphor and Symbol. 31, 4, p. 195-211 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations
2015

Metaphorical Character of Moral Cognition: A Comparative and Decompositional Analysis

Yu, N., Jul 3 2015, In : Metaphor and Symbol. 30, 3, p. 163-183 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations
2012

Ideography and borrowing in Chinese

Yu, N., Jan 1 2012, Reading in Asian Languages: Making Sense of Written Texts in Chinese, Japanese, and Korean. Taylor and Francis, p. 68-85 18 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

The metaphorical orientation of time in Chinese

Yu, N., Aug 1 2012, In : Journal of Pragmatics. 44, 10, p. 1335-1354 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

23 Scopus citations
2011

A decompositional approach to metaphorical compound analysis: The case of a TV commercial

Yu, N., Oct 1 2011, In : Metaphor and Symbol. 26, 4, p. 243-259 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Beijing Olympics and Beijing opera: A multimodal metaphor in a CCTV Olympics commercial

Yu, N., Aug 1 2011, In : Cognitive Linguistics. 22, 3, p. 595-628 34 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations
2009

Nonverbal and multimodal manifestations of metaphors and metonymies: A case study

Yu, N., Sep 4 2009, Multimodal Metaphor. Walter de Gruyter GmbH, p. 119-144 26 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

26 Scopus citations
2008

Culture, body, and language: Conceptualizations of internal body organs across cultures and languages

Sharifian, F., Dirven, R., Yu, N. & Niemeier, S., Nov 3 2008, De Gruyter Mouton. 431 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

20 Scopus citations

Culture and language: Looking for the "mind" inside the body

Sharifian, F., Dirven, R., Yu, N. & Niemeier, S., Nov 3 2008, Culture, Body, and Language: Conceptualizations of Internal Body Organs across Cultures and Languages. De Gruyter Mouton, p. 3-24 22 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

40 Scopus citations

The bodily dimension of meaning in Chinese: What do we do and mean with "hands"?

Yu, N., Aug 22 2008, Cognitive Linguistics and Non-Indo-European Languages. De Gruyter Mouton, p. 337-362 26 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

3 Scopus citations

The Chinese heart as the central faculty of cognition

Yu, N., Nov 3 2008, Culture, Body, and Language: Conceptualizations of Internal Body Organs across Cultures and Languages. De Gruyter Mouton, p. 131-168 38 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

12 Scopus citations
2007

Heart and cognition in ancient Chinese philosophy

Yu, N., Dec 1 2007, In : Journal of Cognition and Culture. 7, 1-2, p. 27-47 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations
2004

The eyes for sight and mind

Yu, N., Apr 1 2004, In : Journal of Pragmatics. 36, 4, p. 663-686 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Scopus citations
2003

Chinese metaphors of thinking

Yu, N., Jan 2003, In : Cognitive Linguistics. 14, 2-3, p. 141-165 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

46 Scopus citations

Synesthetic metaphor: A cognitive perspective

Yu, N., Feb 1 2003, In : Journal of Literary Semantics. 32, 1, p. 19-34 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

33 Scopus citations
2002

Body and emotion: Body parts in Chinese expression of emotion

Yu, N., Jan 1 2002, In : Pragmatics and Cognition. 10, 1-2, p. 341-367 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Scopus citations
2001

What does our face mean to us?

Yu, N., Oct 1 2001, In : Pragmatics and Cognition. 9, 1, p. 1-36 36 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

40 Scopus citations