pragmatics; discourse analysis
 To revlieve often, to comfort always: emotional supports by Chinese doctors in OMC. Iberica. 2023. SSCI
 Where there is panic, the media are close by: A pragmatic study of the alleviation of COVID-19 panic by the China State media. Pragmatics and Society. 2023. SSCI
 The more,the better: Overinformativeness by patients in Chinese online medical consultation. Onomazein. 2023. SSCI
 If I testify about others, my testimony is valid: a study of other-justified discourses in Chinese online medical crowdfunding. Pragmatics. 2023. SSCI
 No prosody, no emotion: affective prosody acquisition by Chinese EFL learners. Journal of Asian TEFL. 2022. ESCI
 Chinese doctors' use of metapragmatic expressions in disagreements. Metapragmatics and the Chinese Language (edited by Xinren Chen). Cambridge Scholars Publishing. 2022.
 Cross-Cultural Pragmatics (a book review). Contrastive Pragmatics. 2022. ESCI
 The identity lies in the words of crowd-funders：Help-seekers' identity construction in Chinese online medical crowd-funding discourse. Health Communication. 2021. SSCI.
 From conditions to strategies：Dominance implemented by Chinese doctors during online medical consultation. Journal of Pragmatics. 2021. SSCI
 How to grapple with the green-eyed monster: a discursive approach to jealousy management in Chinese TV dramas. Language & Communication. 2021. SSCI
 I will empty it, be my guest：a pragmatic study of toasting in Chinese culture. Journal of Pragmatics. 2021. SSCI
 When I say it is fine, it is fine: mandarin-speaker's use of Meishi-er (It's fine) in ordinary interaction. Spanish Sinology. 2021.
Trust me, trust my words: trustworthiness construction in Chinese online medical crowd-funding discourses. Pragmatics & Society. 2021. SSCI
 A discursive approach to disagreements expressed by Chinese spokespersons during press conferences. Discourse, Context & Media. 2020. SSCI
 A comparative study of female identity construction in Chinese and American advertisements. East Asian Pragmatics. 2020/1. ESCI
 By the mitigation one knows the doctor: Mitigation strategies by Chinese doctors in online medical consultation. Health Communication, 2020. SSCI
 Trust me, I am a doctor: discourse of trustworthiness by Chinese doctors in the online medical consultation websites. Health communication, 2019. SSCI
 Participation in public and social media. Intercultural Pragmatics, 2019/1. SSCI
 I am a doctor, and here is my proof: Chinese doctors' identity constructed in online medical consultation websites. Health Communication, 2018.9. SSCI
 Spoken Discourse. Discourse Studies, 2018/1. SSCI
 Talking with the President: The Pragmatics of Presidential Language. Discourse & Communication, 2017/4. SSCI
 Backchanneling and politeness in the interaction of medical consultation, in Xinren Chen (ed.), Politeness Phenomena across Chinese Genres: A Variationist Approach. Equinox. 2017.
 Email Discourse among Chinese Using English as a Lingua Franca.System, 2016. SSCI