Metaphor and Symbol

(The TQCC of Metaphor and Symbol is 3. 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.)
Source Domain Verification Using Corpus-based Tools22
Metaphors of Depression. Studying First Person Accounts of Life with Depression Published in Blogs17
“World-beating” Pandemic Responses: Ironical, Sarcastic, and Satirical Use of War and Competition Metaphors in the Context of COVID-19 Pandemic10
Individual Differences in Comprehension of Contextualized Metaphors9
Acting like a Hedgehog in Times of Pandemic: Metaphorical Creativity in the #reframecovid Collection9
How We Escape Capture by the “War” Metaphor for Covid-198
The Embodiment of Power as Forward/Backward Movement in Chinese and English Speakers7
Embodied Metaphor Processing: A Study of the Priming Impact of Congruent and Opposite Gestural Representations of Metaphor Schema on Metaphor Comprehension6
Power, Gender, and Individual Differences in Spatial Metaphor: The Role of Perceptual Stereotypes and Language Statistics6
COVID-19 in English and Persian: A Cognitive Linguistic Study of Illness Metaphors across Languages6
Audience Perceptions of COVID-19 Metaphors: The Role of Source Domain and Country Context5
Is the Social Unrest like COVID-19 or Is COVID-19 like the Social Unrest? A Case Study of Source-target Reversibility5
Effects of Communication Modality and Speaker Identity on Metaphor Framing5
Why is Semantic Change Asymmetric? The Role of Concreteness and Word Frequency and Metaphor and Metonymy5
Exploring Perceptions of Novelty and Mirth in Elicited Figurative Language Production4
Duration as Length Vs Amount in English and Spanish: A Corpus Study4
Linguistic Synesthesia in Turkish: A Corpus-based Study of Crossmodal Directionality4
What Else besides War: Deliberate Metaphors Framing COVID-19 in Chinese Online Newspaper Editorials4
The Hero’s Journey and Three Types of Metaphor in Pixar Animation3
“Holy Cow, My Irony Detector Just Exploded!” Calling Out Irony During The Coronavirus Pandemic3
Evading the Lockdown: Animal Metaphors and Dehumanization in Virtual Space3