Dr Lily Chen

Core Researcher
+44 (0)114 222 8424

BA (English) Yunyang Teachers' College & Hubei; PG Lecturer's Diploma Wuhan/Hubei; PhD (Applied Linguistics) Durham.

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  • "Evaluation in Media Texts: a cross-cultural linguistic investigation". Language and Society, Vol 33 no 5 pp 673-702. November 2004.
  • "Transitivity in Media Texts: negative verbal process sub-functions and narrator bias". International Review of Applied Linguistics in Language Teaching, Vol 43, pp33-51, 2005.
  • "Analysing Attitude: positive verbal process sub-functions and media bias". RASK, an International Journal of Language and Communication,Vol 25, 2007.
  • "Negatives and positives in the language of politics: Attitudes towards authority in the British and Chinese press." Journal of Language and Politics, Vol 6.3, 2007.