Journal of Pragmatics

(The TQCC of Journal of Pragmatics is 4. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 500 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2019-11-01 to 2023-11-01.)
Whose turn is it anyway? Latency and the organization of turn-taking in video-mediated interaction45
The Principle of (Im)politeness Reciprocity42
Self-praise on Chinese social networking sites30
Sequence organization: A universal infrastructure for social action30
Prominence and coherence in a Bayesian theory of pronoun interpretation28
Early birds: Metaphor understanding in 3-year-olds28
Discourse prominence: Definition and application27
Manbragging online: Self-praise on pick-up artists’ forums23
Linguistic (in)directness in twitter complaints: A contrastive analysis of railway complaint interactions22
Moments of relational work in English fan translations of Korean TV drama21
Combinations of discourse markers with repairs and repetitions in English, French and Spanish20
Narrative production in autistic adults: A systematic analysis of the microstructure, macrostructure and internal state language19
“Cats be outside, how about meow”: Multimodal humor and creativity in an internet meme19
Children's metonymy comprehension: Evidence from eye-tracking and picture selection17
How to do things with signs. The formulation of directives on signs in public spaces17
T/V pronouns in global communication practices: The case of IKEA catalogues across linguacultures17
You won't believe what's in this paper! Clickbait, relevance and the curiosity gap17
Metadiscourse in online advertising: Exploring linguistic and visual metadiscourse in social media advertisements16
Metaphorical developing minds: The role of multiple factors in the development of metaphor comprehension16
Swearing and the vulgarization hypothesis in Spanish audiovisual translation16
Argumentative misalignments in the controversy surrounding fashion sustainability16
Prominent protagonists16
Aggressive complaining on Social Media: The case of #MuckyMerton16
Teacher smiles as an interactional and pedagogical resource in the classroom15
Towards a taxonomy of conversational discourse types: An empirical corpus-based analysis15
I complain, therefore I am: On indirect complaints in Polish15
“And I quote”: Forms and functions of quotations in Prime Minister's questions15
Relevance and emotion15
Translating the other: Communal TV watching of Korean TV drama15
Climbing as a pair: Instructions and instructed body movements in indoor climbing with visually impaired athletes14
What is “Versailles Literature”?: Humblebrags on Chinese social networking sites14
Orchestrated openings in video calls: Getting young left-behind children to greet their migrant parents14
Swearing and perceptions of the speaker: A discursive approach14
Reflexive metadiscourse in Chinese and English sociology research article introductions and discussions14
You know as invoking alignment: A generic resource for emerging problems of understanding and affiliation14
Mental model theory as a model for analysing visual and multimodal discourse14
‘Our striking results demonstrate …’: Persuasion and the growth of academic hype14
In the frame: Signalling structure in academic articles and blogs13
What is in a greeting? The social meaning of greetings in Sweden-Swedish and Finland-Swedish service encounters13
Sarcasm between siblings: Children's use of relationship information in processing ironic remarks13
Protecting interactional spaces: Collusive alignments and territorial arrangements of two-against-one in girls’ play participation13
Storytelling as a resource for pursuing understanding and agreement in doctoral research supervision meetings13
On the dual role of expressive speech acts: Relational work on signs announcing closures during the Covid-19 pandemic13
Multimodal word searches in collaborative storytelling: On the local mobilization and negotiation of coparticipation13
Analysing speech acts in politically related Facebook communication13
Mitigation in discourse: Social, cognitive and affective motivations when exchanging advice12
Reconceptualizing mirroring: Sound imitation and rapport in naturally occurring interaction12
Allostructions revisited12
Dealing with interactionally risky speech acts in simultaneous interpreting: The case of self-praise12
Crying and crying responses: A comparative exploration of pragmatic socialization in a Swedish and Japanese preschool12
The climate of climate change: Impoliteness as a hallmark of homophily in YouTube comment threads on Greta Thunberg's environmental activism12
From co-actions to intersubjectivity throughout Chinese ontogeny: A usage-based analysis of knowledge ascription and expected agreement12
Impoliteness and hate speech: Compare and contrast12
Translating in times of crisis: A study about the emotional effects of the COVID19 pandemic on the translation of evaluative language12
“Those are not my words”: Evasion and metalingual accountability in political scandal talk11
The ‘Other’ side of recruitment: Methods of assistance in social interaction11
They are so stupid, so stupid. Emotional affect in Estonian school-related complaints11
Legitimation strategies in corporate discourse: A comparison of UK and Chinese corporate social responsibility reports11
“For crying out loud, don't call me a warrior”: Standpoints of resistance against violence metaphors for cancer11
When delayed responses are productive: Being persuaded following resistance in conversation11
“Wikipedia does NOT tolerate your babbling!”: Impoliteness-induced conflict (resolution) in a polylogal collaborative online community of practice11
The communicative modus operandi of online child sexual groomers: Recurring patterns in their language use11
The development of “digressive” discourse-topic shift markers in English11
Phygital highlighting: Achieving joint visual attention when physically co-editing a digital text10
Sociopragmatic competence in American and Chinese children’s realization of apology and refusal10
Exploring the impact of platforms' affordances on the expression of negativity in online hotel reviews10
Know what? How digital technologies undermine learning and remembering10
Forms of address in interaction: Evidence from Chilean Spanish10
Haba! Bilingual interjections in Nigerian English: A corpus-based study10
“Blowing our own trumpet”: Self-praise in Peninsular Spanish face-to-face communication10
Gender ideologies and power relations in proverbs: A cross-cultural study10
Metaphor and what is meant: Metaphorical content, what is said, and contextualism10
Different prominences for different inferences10
The pragmatics of audiovisual translation: Voices from within in film subtitling10
A study of Chinese learners’ ability to comprehend irony9
On being roasted, toasted and burned: (Meta)pragmatics of Wendy's Twitter humour9
Young Greek Cypriot and Norwegian EFL learners: Pragmalinguistic development in request production9
Advice-giving, power and roles in theses supervisions9
Managing Common Ground with epistemic marking: ‘Evidential’ markers in Upper Napo Kichwa and their functions in interaction9
Directness of advice giving in traditional Chinese medicine consultations9
A study on the functional uses of textual pragmatic markers by native speakers and English-medium instruction learners9
The comprehension of ironic criticisms and ironic compliments in individuals with Down syndrome: Adding another piece to the puzzle9
Humour support and emotive stance in comments on Korean TV drama9
Beyond conditionality: On the pragmaticalization of interpersonal if-constructions in English conversation9
Responsibility attribution in gender-based domestic violence: A study bridging corpus-assisted discourse analysis and readers' perception9
Argumentation profiles and the manipulation of common ground. The arguments of populist leaders on Twitter9
Interpreters as laminated speakers: Gaze and gesture as interpersonal deixis in consecutive dialogue interpreting8
Creation, dissemination and uptake of fake-quotes in lay political discourse on Facebook and Twitter8
The relevance of metaphor in argumentation. Uniting pragma-dialectics and deliberate metaphor theory8
Theory of autistic mind: A renewed relevance theoretic perspective on so-called autistic pragmatic ‘impairment’8
‘It was a bit stressy as well actually’. The pragmatic markers actually and in fact in spoken learner English8
Desperately seeking intentions: Genuine and jocular insults on social media8
Other-initiated repair and preference principles in an oral classroom8
On the interpretation of scalar implicatures in first and second language8
Modelability across time as a signature of identity construction on YouTube8
Managing interpersonal relationships: Teasing as a method of professional identity construction8
Academic lectures versus political speeches: Metadiscourse functions affected by the role of the audience8
Objectification strategies outperform subjectification strategies in military interventionist discourses8
Perspective-taking and pretend-play: Precursors to figurative language use in young children8
Advice giving in Egyptian Arabic and American English: A cross-linguistic, cross-cultural study8
Beyond translation equivalence: Advocating pragmatic equality before the law8
The soothing nursing niche: Affective touch, talk, and pragmatic responses to Mayan infants’ crying8
Irony as a speech action7
Exploring judges’ compliments and criticisms on American, British, and Taiwanese talent shows7
Resonance and engagement through (dis-)agreement: Evidence of persistent constructional priming from Mandarin naturalistic interaction7
From multi-clausality to discourse markerhood: The Hebrew ma she- ‘what that’ construction in pseudo-cleft-like structures7
Assertion: A (partly) social speech act7
Speech act matters: Commitment to what's said or what's implicated differs in the case of assertion and promise7
Establishing jointness in proximal multiparty decision-making: The case of collaborative writing7
Stance, emotion and persuasion: Terrorism and the Press7
Digitally saving face: An experimental investigation of cross-cultural differences in the use of emoticons and emoji7
News discourse and the dissemination of knowledge and perspective: From print and monomodal to digital and multisemiotic7
Teacher responses to toddler crying in the New Zealand outdoor environment7
Pragmatic reframing from distress to playfulness: !Xun caregiver responses to infant crying7
Creating and sharing public humour across traditional and new media7
Processing of literal and metaphorical meanings in polysemous verbs: An experiment and its methodological implications7
The acquisition of figurative meanings7
Addressing information discrepancies in conversation: bú shì…ma? interrogatives as account solicitations in Mandarin Chinese7
German and Japanese war crime apologies: A contrastive pragmatic study7
The linguistic, conceptual and communicative dimension of metaphor: A corpus study of conversational Polish7
Other-correction in next position: The case of lexical replacement in ELF interactions in an academic setting7
Informings as recruitment in nurses′ intrahospital telephone calls7
The pragmatics of flattery: The strategic use of solidarity-oriented actions7
Common ground, cooperation, and recipient design in human-computer interactions7
Are discourse markers related to age and educational background? A comparative account between two sign languages7
Introducing the special issue on the pragmatics of translation7
Jocular mockery in the context of a localised playful frame: Unpacking humour in a Chinese reality TV show7
A candle to blow out: An analysis of first birthday family celebrations7
From conditions to strategies: Dominance implemented by Chinese doctors during online medical consultations7
Pronouns as referential devices in Estonian, Finnish, and Russian6
Partitioning a population in agreement and disagreement6
“Bravo!”: Co-constructing praise in French family life6
Interaction Ritual and (Im)Politeness6
The semantic content of gestures varies with definiteness, information status and clause structure6
Other-initiated repair as an indicator of critical communication in ship-to-ship interaction6
Using prosodically marked “Okays” to display epistemic stances and incongruous actions6
Presupposition and implicature: Varieties of implicit meaning in explicitation practices6
Constructing the Chekhovian inner body in instructions: An interactional history of factuality and agentivity6
The problem of knowledge dissemination in social network discussions6
Pragmatics as an interdisciplinary field6
Co-constructed storytelling as a site for socialization in parent–child interaction: A case from a Malay-English bilingual family in Singapore6
Interpreters, rapport, and the role of familiarity6
Engaging readers across participants: A cross-interactant analysis of metadiscourse in letters of advice during the COVID-19 pandemic6
The spontaneous co-creation of comedy: Humour in improvised theatrical fiction6
Co-construction of metaphors in Estonian conversation6
Narrative of vicarious experience in broadcast news: A linguistic ethnographic approach to semiotic mediations in the newsroom6
Predicating Truth: An empirically based analysis6
Unaddressed participants’ gaze behavior in Flemish Sign Language interactions: Planning gaze shifts after recognizing an upcoming (possible) turn completion6
A variational pragmatic analysis of the speech act of complaint focusing on Alexandrian and Najdi Arabic6
Chinese young people’s attitudes towards translanguaging in self-praise on social media6
Spatio-temporal contingencies for making a request at the shoe repair shop6
Karen: Stigmatized social identity and face-threat in the on/offline nexus6
Embodied and affective negotiation over spatial and epistemic group territories among school-children: (Re)producing moral orders in open learning environments6
Humour in French and Australian English initial interactions6
Story recipiency in a language café: Integration work at the micro-level of interaction6
Disclaimer as a metapragmatic device in Chinese: A corpus-based study6
Mitigation revisited. An operative and integrated definition of the pragmatic concept, its strategic values, and its linguistic expression6
Political speech acts in contrast: The case of calls to condemn in news interviews6
Stability and visibility in embodiment: The ‘Palm Up’ in interaction6
Variational pragmatics in Chinese social media requests: The influence of age and social status6
Business responses to positive reviews online: Face-work on TripAdvisor6
“So… introductions”: Conversational openings in getting acquainted interactions5
Mitigating oral corrective feedback through linguistic strategies and smiling5
How is Chinese reading affected by under-specification and over-specification? Evidence from self-paced reading experiments5
Social media quotation practices and ambient affiliation: Weaponising ironic quotation for humorous ridicule in political discourse5
Referring to somebody: Generic person reference as an interactional resource5
Confessions of lockdown breaches. Problematising morality during the Covid-19 pandemic5
“Don't act like a Sati-Savitri!”: Hinglish and other impoliteness strategies in Indian YouTube comments5
The development of non-literal uses of language: Sense conventions and pragmatic competence5
The acquisition of pragmatic markers in the foreign language classroom: An experimental study on the effects of implicit and explicit learning5
Non-propositional effects in verbal communication: The case of metaphor5
Social deixis at international conferences: Austrian German speakers’ introduction and address behaviour in German and English5
Just thank God for Donald Trump – Dialogue practices of populists and their supporters before and after taking office5
Insinuation is committing5
Coding empathy in dialogue5
Collaborative decision-making in return-to-work negotiations5
Third-party complaints in teacher post-observation meetings5
Framing obesity in public discourse: Representation through metaphor across text type5
Towards a discourse semantic characterisation of the modal particles in Khorchin Mongolian: A case study of an interaction5
Jocular flattery in Chinese multi-party instant messaging interactions5
Disrupted vs. sustained humor in colloquial conversations in peninsular Spanish5
Coming out – seducing – flirting: Shedding light on sexual speech acts5
Fanzheng ‘anyway’ as a discourse pragmatic particle in Mandarin conversation: Prosody, locus, and interactional function5
Changing practices for connected discourse: Starting and developing topics in conversation5
Do hotels enhance and challenge rapport with customers with the same degree of commitment?5
The use of gesture, gesture hold, and gaze in trouble-in-talk among multilingual interlocutors in an English as a lingua franca context5
The relationship between stereotypical meaning and contextual meaning of Korean honorifics5
Patients' compliance and resistance to medical authority in Nigerian clinical encounters5
Addressing as a gender-preferential way for suggestive selling in Chinese e-commerce live streaming discourse: A corpus-based approach5
The pragmatics of translated tourism advertising5
Co-occurrence and ordering of discourse markers in sequences: A multifactorial study in spoken French5
Communication styles: Between deliberate strategy and ambivalence5
Yes or no: Ostensible versus genuine refusals in Mandarin invitational and offering discourse5
Situated impoliteness revisited: Blunt anti-epidemic slogans and conflicting comments during the coronavirus outbreak in China5
Creating space for interpreting within extended turns at talk5
The pragmatics of initial interactions: Cross-cultural and intercultural perspectives5
Modality matters: Testing bilingual irony comprehension in the textual, auditory, and audio-visual modality5
Asking more than one question in one turn in oral examinations and its impact on examination quality5
Wake up New Zealand! Directives, politeness and stance in Twitter #Covid19NZ posts5
Exploring dominance-linked reflexive metadiscourse in moderated group discussions5
Microaggression or misunderstanding? Implicatures, inferences and accountability5
Is free enrichment always free? Revisiting ad hoc-concept construction5
Understanding migration through translating the multimodal code5
Interpreting impoliteness and over-politeness: An investigation into interpreters' cognitive effort, coping strategies and their effects4
Joint planning in conversations with a person with aphasia4
Approaching institutional boundaries: Comparative conversation analysis of practices for assisting suicidal callers in emergency and suicide helpline calls4
Who gets to speak: The role of reported speech for identity work in complaint stories4
Functional proposition: A new concept for representing discourse meaning?4
First order and second order indirectness in Korean and Chinese4
It can be us or you. The desubjectification of viewpoint through person choice in Spanish oral and written media discourse4
“Ay no I do feel exhausted”: Affiliative practices and interpersonal relationships in indirect complaints in Spanish4
The expressions ‘(M)minzu-zhuyi’ and ‘Nationalism’: A contrastive pragmatic analysis4
Children seeking the driver's attention in cars: Position and composition of children's summons turns and children's rights to engage4
The pragmatics of managing children's distress in Murrinhpatha, a traditional Australian language4
“That being so, but …”: An analysis of Korean kunyang as a marker of speaker's attenuated divergent stance4
Approaches to co-predication: Inherent polysemy and metaphysical relations4
‘You could win Masterchef with this soup. Can I get some more?’ Request production and the impact of instruction on young EFL learners4
The impact of hyperbole on perception of victim testimony4
The spring ‘stay at home’ coronavirus campaign communicated by pending accounts4
Multimodal action formats for managing preference: chais pas ‘dunno’ plus gaze conduct in dispreferred responses to questions4
Some distributional patterns in the use of typed laughter-derived expressions on Twitter4
Figurative language development/acquisition research: Status and ways forward4
The discursive pattern ‘claim+ indirect quotation in quotation marks’: Strategic uses in French and Hebrew online journalism4
Toward a cognitive-pragmatic account of metonymic schemes of thought: Examples from online medical consultation4
Crying in a Russian preschool: Teachers' pragmatic acts in response to children's distress4
Pragmatic functions of versatile unsa ‘what’ in Cebuano: From interrogative pronoun to placeholder to stance marker4
The pragmatics of possession: A corpus study of English prenominal possessives4
Fast and slow thinking as secret agents behind speakers’ (un)conscious pragmatic decisions and judgements4
Negatively valenced questions with the Korean subject particle ka: Interactional practices for managing discrepancies in knowledge, understanding, or expectations4
The politics of visuality and talk in French courtroom proceedings with video links and remote participants4
Doing things with quotes: Introduction4
“I'll say something about myself”: Questions and self-disclosures in Italian L1-L2 online initial interactions4
Virtual performatives as face-work practices on Twitter: Relying on self-reference and humour4
Pragmatics for argumentation4
UH as a pragmatic marker in dementia discourse4
A pragmatic and sociolinguistic analysis of proverbs across languages and cultures4
Data constitution and engagement with the field of asylum and migration4
Pragmatic inference, levels of meaning and speaker accountability4
Face-work in online discourse: Practices and multiple conceptualizations4
Researching political metaphor cross-culturally: English, Hungarian, Greek and Turkish L1-based interpretations of the Nation as Body metaphor4
Reciprocity and epistemicity: On the (proto)social and cross-cultural ‘value’ of information transmission4
Article in Translation: Chinese compliment responses in triadic contexts4
Mitigation and reinforcement in general knowledge expressions4
Using discourse segmentation to account for the polyfunctionality of discourse markers: The case of well4
Gatekeeping and linguistic capital: A case study of the Cambridge university undergraduate admissions interview4
Enacting and expanding multilingual repertoires in a peer language tutorial: Routinized sequences as a vehicle for learning4
Spanish clicks in discourse marker combinations4
“Mouren” (“Somebody”) can be you-know-who: A case study of mock referential vagueness in Chinese Weibo posts4
Mock impoliteness in Saudi Arabia: Evil eye expressive and responsive strategies4
Declarative questions in Polish student conversations4
Cultural outsiders' reported adherence to Finnish and French politeness norms4
Analogical reasoning with quotations? A spotlight on Russian parliamentary discourse4
To orient and to engage: Metaphorical hashtags in Weibo posts of Chinese banks4
Questions in argumentative dialogue4
Hendiadys in naturally occurring interactions: A cross-linguistic study of double verb constructions4
The Korean discourse particle kulssey across discrete positions and contexts in talk-in-interaction4
Interactional use of compliments in mental health rehabilitation4
Denial in managerial responses: Forms, targets and discourse environment4
The role of intonation in Construction Grammar: On prosodic constructions4
A corpus-based approach to (im)politeness metalanguage: A case study on Shakespeare's plays4
“Explanation videos unravelled: Breaking the waves”4
Age-based variation and patterns of recent language change: A case-study of morphological and lexical intensifiers in Spanish4
“His story is truly vivid…”: The role of narratives of vicarious experience in commodification and marketisation of genetic testing in Chinese social media4
In your face? Exploring multimodal response patterns involving facial responses to verbal and gestural stance-taking expressions4
The encoding of epistemic operations in two Romance languages: The interplay between intonation and discourse markers4
The pragmatics of rebroadcasting content on Twitter: How is retweeting relevant?4
The pragmatics and prosody of variable tag questions in English: Uncovering function-to-form correlations4
Preference structure in request sequences: What about role-play?4
Testing, stretching, and aligning: Using ‘ironic personae’ to make sense of complicated issues4
Harvard Business Review's reframing of digital communication: From professional expertise to practical guidance4
From quotation to surprise: The case in Korean4
Using discourse markers to negotiate epistemic stance: A view from situated language use4
Dialogic resources in interactional humour4
The use of positively valued adjectives and adverbs in Polish and Estonian casual conversations4