This page contains publications on figurative language, and mainly:
          metaphor, metonymy, irony, hyperbole

See my home page for other lists of publications,
          including further ones on figurative language, in relation to other major topics.

Please email me (J.A.Barnden@cs.bham.ac.uk) to ask for a paper or further information.



You may also be interested in my databank of examples of metaphors of mind in real text and speech.


Externally Published/Presented

      (i.e., excluding items in my department's technical report series - for these see separate list below)

The following are listed roughly in reverse chronological order, and NOT alphabetically.



Barnden, J.A. (2020). Grey (or multi-coloured?) areas between figures.
          Talk presented in Theme Session on "What Makes a Figure? - Re-Thinking Figuration"
                    at Fifth Intl Conference on Figurative Thought and Language (FTL-5), online, Sofia, Bulgaria, 29-31 October 2020.
          the slides
          (It is about the relationship of oxymoron to metaphor and irony, with a bit of hyperbole thrown in.)


Barnden, J.A. (2020). Uniting irony, metaphor and hyperbole in a pretence-based, affect-centred framework.
          In A. Athanasiadou & H.L. Colston (Eds.), The Diversity of Irony, pp.15-65. Berlin: De Gruyter Mouton.
          preprint: main text           preprint: figures


Barnden, J.A. (2020). Metaphor thoughtfully.
          In A. Baicchi (Ed.), Figurative Meaning Construction in Thought and Language, pp.13-43. Amsterdam: John Benjamins.
          preprint


Barnden, J.A. (2019). Broadly Reflexive Hyperbole.
          Talk at Research Seminar on Subjectivity in Language Use & Discourse: From Figurative Language to Constructions,
          Department of Modern Philology, University of La Rioja, Logroño, Spain, 28-29 November 2019           slides


Barnden, J.A. (2018). Broadly reflexive relationships, a special type of hyperbole, and implications for metaphor and metonymy.
          Metaphor and Symbol, 33(3), pp.218-234.           DOI 10.1080/10926488.2018.1481256           the paper


Barnden, J.A. (2018). [Broadly] Reflexive Hyperbole. Or: I amsterdam.
          Talk at Metaphor Festival, Amsterdam, August 2018.           abstract           slides


Barnden, J.A. (2018). Uniting Irony, Metaphor and Hyperbole in a Pretence-Based, Affect-Centred Framework.
          Keynote talk at 4th Intl Conf. on Figurative Thought and Language (FTL-4),
          Faculty of Philosophy & Social Sciences, Catholic University of Portugal, Braga, 23-26 October 2018.           abstract           slides


Barnden, J.A. (2018). Metaphor and Irony: Figuratively Messy when Mixed.
          Talk at Theme Session entitled "Figuratively Mixed and Massed: Blends and Bursts in Figurative Communication"
          at 4th Intl Conf. on Figurative Thought and Language (FTL-4),
          Faculty of Philosophy & Social Sciences, Catholic University of Portugal, Braga, 23-26 October 2018.           abstract           slides


Barnden, J.A. (2018). Some contrast effects in metonymy.
          In Blanco-Carri\'on, O., Barcelona, A. & Pannain, R. (Eds),
          Conceptual Metonymy: Methodological, theoretical, and descriptive issues, pp.97-119. Benjamins.           the paper


Barnden, J.A. (2018). Paradoxical Uses of "literally": Further Developments.
          Talk at Workshop on Figurative Language: Experimental & Corpus-Based Studies,
          School of Psychology, University of Nottingham, 9 August 2018.           slides


Barnden, J.A. (2017). Irony, pretence and fictively-elaborating hyperbole.
          In A. Athanasiadou & H.L. Colston (Eds.), Irony in Language Use and Communication, pp.145-177. Amsterdam: John Benjamins.
          DOI 10.1075/ftl.1.08bar           the paper


Barnden, J.A. (2017). A hyperbole-based account of the paradoxical usage of ``literally''.
          In A. Wallington, A. Foltz & J. Ryan (Eds), Selected Papers from UK CLA Meetings, 4, pp.111-130.           ISSN 2046-9144.
          (Post-proceedings volume for 6th UK Cognitive Linguistics Conference, Bangor, UK, 18-22 July 2016.)           the paper at UKCL site           local copy


Fischer, E. & Barnden, J.A. (2017). Minds as (introspectible) containers? Demonstrating a new minimal-analogy approach to extended metaphor.
          Talk at theme session on "Metaphor and (Un)Consciousness"
          at 6th Conf. of the Scandinavian Assoc. for Language and Cognition (SALC6), Lund University, Sweden, 20-22 April 2017.           abstract           slides


Barnden, J.A. (2017). Ramifications concerning argumentation of a pretence-based approach to metaphor.
          Talk at Conference on metaphor and argumentation, University of Cagliari, 25-27 May 2017.           slides           abstract


Barnden, J.A. (2017). Uniting irony, metaphor and hyperbole in a pretence-based framework.
          Talk at theme session on "The Diversity of Irony"
          at Intl Cognitive Linguistics Conf. (ICLC-14), Tartu, Estonia, 10-14 July 2017.           (superseded by Keynote talk at FTL-4 in 2018, above)


Barnden, J.A. (2017). Review of Exploding the Creativity Myth: The Computational Foundations of Linguistic Creativity by Tony Veale.
          Metaphor and Symbol, 32(1), pp.52-54.           the paper


Barnden, J.A. (2016). Communicating flexibly with metaphor:
                    A complex of strengthening, elaboration, replacement, compounding and unrealism.
          Review of Cognitive Linguistics, 14(2), pp.442--473.           the paper


Barnden, J.A. (2016). Mixed metaphor: Its depth, its breadth, and a pretence-based approach.
          In R.W. Gibbs, Jr. (Ed.), Mixing Metaphor, pp.75-111. Amsterdam: John Benjamins.           the paper


Barnden, J.A. (2016). Metaphor and simile: Categorizing and comparing categorization and comparison.
          In Gola, E. & Ervas, F. (Eds), Metaphor and Communication, pp.25-46. Amsterdam: John Benjamins.           the paper


Barnden, J.A. (2015). Metaphor, simile, and the exaggeration of likeness.
          Metaphor and Symbol, 30(1), pp.41-62.           eprint at publisher           alternative link


Barnden, J.A. (2015). Open-ended elaborations in creative metaphor.
          In Besold, T.R., Schorlemmer, M. & Smaill, A. (Eds,) Computational Creativity Research: Towards Creative Machines, pp.217-242. Springer.
          paper at publisher site           local copy


Barnden, J.A. (2015). Metaphor, fiction and thought.
          In Procs. 8th AISB Symposium on Computing and Philosophy,
          2015 Convention of the AISB, University of Kent, Canterbury, 21-22 April 2015.           the paper


Gargett, A. & Barnden, J. (2015). Gen-Meta: Generating metaphors by combining AI and corpus-based modeling.
          Web Intelligence, 13(2), pp.103-114.


Gargett, A. & Barnden, J.A. (2015). Modeling the interaction between sensory and affective meanings for detecting metaphor.
          In Procs. Third Workshop on Metaphor in Natural Language Processing, pp.21-30.
          Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL).
                (Workshop was at Conference of the North American chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics, NAACL 2015),
          preprint


Barnden, J.A. (2015). Questioning ventriloquism.
          Language Under Discussion, 2(1), pp.35-40. (Commentary on a paper by Cooren.)           the paper


Ghosh A., Li G., Veale T., Rosso P., Shutova E., Reyes A. & Barnden J. (2015).
          SemEval-2015 Task 11: Sentiment Analysis of Figurative Language in Twitter.
          In Procs. Intl Workshop on Semantic Evaluation (SemEval-2015).           (Co-located with NAACL and *SEM, Denver, Colorado, US, June 4-5, 2015)
          the paper


Gargett, A. & Barnden, J. (2014). Mining online discussion forums for metaphors.
          In Procs. Ninth International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC 2014), pp.2507-2512.
          Reykjavik, 26-31 May 2014.           proceedings containing the paper [follow Authors link there]


Gargett, A., Ruppenhofer, J. & Barnden, J. (2014). Dimensions of metaphorical meaning.
          In Procs. Fourth Workshop on Cognitive Aspects of the Lexicon (Cogalex 2014), pp.166-173.           preprint


Gargett, A. & Barnden, J. (2013).
          Gen-Meta: Generating metaphors using a combination of AI reasoning and corpus-based modeling of formulaic expressions.
          In Procs. Conference on Technologies and Applications of Artificial Intelligence (TAAI), pp. 103-108.
          IEEE.           preprint


Barnden, J.A. (2012). Metaphor and simile: Fallacies concerning comparison, ellipsis and inter-paraphrase.
          Metaphor and Symbol, 27(4), pp.265-282.           paper at publisher site


Littlemore, J., Chen, P.T., Koester, A. & Barnden, J. (2011).
          Difficulties in metaphor comprehension faced by international students whose first language is not English.
          Applied Linguistics 2011: 1-23           paper at publisher site


Littlemore, J., Chen, P., Tang, P.L., Koester, A. & Barnden, J. (2010).
          The use of metaphor and metonymy in academic and professional discourse and their challenges for learners and teachers of English.
          In S. De Knop, F. Boers & T. De Rycker (Eds), Fostering Language Teaching Efficiency Through Cognitive Linguistics, pp.189-211.
          Berlin / New York: De Gruyter Mouton.


Barnden, J.A. (2010). Metaphor and metonymy: Making their connections more slippery.
          Cognitive Linguistics, 21(1), pp.1-34           preprint


Barnden, J.A. & Wallington, A.M. (2010). Metaphor and its unparalleled meaning and truth.
          In A. Burkhardt & B. Nerlich (Eds), Tropical Truth(s): The Epistemology of Metaphor and Other Tropes, pp.85-121.
          Berlin / New York: De Gruyter.           preprint


Barnden, J.A. (2009). Metaphor and context: A perspective from artificial intelligence.
          In A. Musolff & J. Zinken (Eds), Metaphor and Discourse, pp.79-94.
          Palgrave Macmillan. ISBN: 978-0-230-53730-9 hardback           preprint


Agerri, R., Barnden, J.A., Lee, M.G. & Wallington, A.M. (2008).
          Textual entailment as an evaluation framework for metaphor resolution: A proposal.
          In J. Bos & R. Delmonte (eds.) (2008), Semantics in Text Processing: STEP 2008 Conference Proceedings.
          College Publications. ISBN: 978-1904987932.           paper at ACL site


Barnden, J.A. (2008). Metaphor and artificial intelligence: Why they matter to each other.
          In R.W. Gibbs, Jr. (Ed.), The Cambridge Handbook of Metaphor and Thought, pp.311-338.
          Cambridge, U.K.: Cambridge University Press.
          ISBN-13: 978-0-521-84106-1 (hardback) ISBN-13: 978-0-521-60086-6 (paperback) ISBN-10: 0-521-60086-3           proof copy


Barnden, J.A. (2008). Challenges in natural language processing: The case of metaphor (Commentary).
          Int. J. Speech Technology, 11(3), pp.121-123           paper at publisher site           preprint


Barnden, J.A. (2008). Unparalleled creativity in metaphor.
          In Creative Intelligent Systems: Papers from 2008 AAAI Spring Symposium (Dan Ventura, Mary Lou Maher & Simon Colton, Cochairs).
          Technical Report SS-08-03. Menlo Park, Calif., AAAI Press.           the paper           associated poster presentation


Agerri, R., Barnden, J.A., Lee, M.G. & Wallington, A.M. (2007).
          View Neutral Mapping Adjuncts as Default Rules for Metaphor Interpretation.
          In J. Gertzen, E. Thijsse, H. Bunt & A. Schiffrin (Eds.), Procs. of the Seventh Int. Workshop on Computational Semantics (IWCS-7), pp.283-286,
          Tilburg University, Department of Communication and Information Sciences, Tilburg, Netherlands, 10-12 January 2007.
          ISBN: 90-74029-31-0           the paper


Barnden, J.A. (2007). Metaphor, semantic preferences and context-sensitivity.
          In K. Ahmad, C. Brewster & M. Stevenson (Eds),
          Words and Intelligence II: Essays in Honor of Yorick Wilks, pp.39-62.
          Dordrecht: Springer.           the paper


Agerri, R. Barnden, J.A., Lee, M.G. & Wallington, A.M. (2007). Default inferences in metaphor interpretation.
          In B. Kokinov, D.C. Richardson, T.R. Roth-Berghofer & L. Vieu (Eds),
          Modelling and Using Context: 6th International and Interdisciplinary Conference (CONTEXT 2007), pp.1-14.
          Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence, Vol. 4635. Springer.           the paper


Agerri, R. Barnden, J.A., Lee, M.G. & Wallington, A.M. (2007). Metaphor, inference and domain-independent mappings.
          In G. Angelova, K. Bontcheva, R. Mitkov, Nicolas Nicolov & Nikolai Nicolov (Eds),
          Procs. Int. Conference on Recent Advances in Natural Language Processing (RANLP-2007), pp.17-23.
          Borovets, Bulgaria, September 2007. ISBN 978-954-91743-7-3.           the paper


Agerri, R. Barnden, J.A., Lee, M.G. & Wallington, A.M. (2007). On the formalization of invariant mappings for metaphor interpretation.
          In Procs. Forty-Fifth Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics
          (Companion Volume: Book II -- Interactive Poster and Demonstration Sessions)
, pp.105-108.
          The Association for Computational Linguistics.           the paper


Agerri, R. Barnden, J.A., Lee, M.G. & Wallington, A.M. (2007).
          Invariant mappings and contexts in a computational approach to metaphor interpretation
          In G. Sengupta, S. Paul, R. Narendranath & R. Batchu (Eds),
          Procs. of the IJCAI-2007 Workshop on Modeling and Representation in Computational Semantics (MRCS-07), pp.57--61.
          Hyberabad, India, January 2007.           the paper


Barnden, J.A. (2006). Artificial intelligence, figurative language and cognitive linguistics.
          In G. Kristiansen, M. Achard, R. Dirven & F.J. Ruiz de Mendoza Ibanez (Eds),
          Cognitive Linguistics: Current Applications and Future Perspectives, pp.431-459.
          Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter.           preprint


Barnden, J.A. (2006). Consequences for language learning of an AI approach to metaphor.
          In J. Salazar, M. Amengual & M. Juan (Eds), Usos Sociales del Lenguaje y Aspectos Psicolinguisticos: Perspectivas Aplicadas, pp.15-57.
          Palma, Mallorca: Universitat de les Illes Baleares.
          [the paper is in English]           preprint


Wallington, A.M., Agerri, R., Barnden, J.A., S.G. Glasbey & Lee, M.G. (2006).
          Considerations on the nature of metaphorical meaning arising from a computational treatment of metaphor interpretation.
          In J. Bos & A. Koller (Eds), Procs. of the Int. Workshop on Inference in Computational Semantics (ICoS-5),
          Buxton, England, April 2006.           the paper at ACL site


Wallington, A.M., Barnden, J.A., Glasbey, S.R. & Lee,M.G. (2006). Metaphorical reasoning with an economical set of mappings.
          Documentaccao de Estudos em Linguistica Teorica e Aplicada, 22 (no.spe), pp.147-171.
          ISSN: 0102-4450           the paper at journal site


Barnden, J.A., Glasbey, S.R., Lee, M.G. & Wallington, A.M. (2004). Varieties and directions of inter-domain influence in metaphor.
          Metaphor and Symbol, 19(1), pp.1-30.           the paper


Barnden, J.A., Glasbey, S.R., Lee, M.G. & Wallington, A.M. (2003). Domain-transcending mappings in a system for metaphorical reasoning.
          Conference Companion to the 10th Conference of the European Chapter of the Association for Computational Linguistics}(EACL 2003), pp.57-61.
          Association for Computational Linguistics.           the paper


Barnden, J.A., Glasbey, S.R., Lee, M.G. & Wallington, A.M. (2002). Reasoning in metaphor understanding: The ATT-Meta approach and system.
          Procs. 19th International Conference on Computational Linguistics(COLING 2002), pp.1188-1193.
          San Francisco: Morgan Kaufman.           the paper


Barnden, J.A. & Lee, M.G. (2002). An artificial intelligence approach to metaphor understanding.
          In Tomasz Komendzinski (Ed.), Metaphor: A Multidisciplinary Approach,
          a special issue, Theoria et Historia Scientiarum, 6 (1), pp.399-412.


Barnden, J.A. (2001). The utility of reversed transfers in metaphor.
          In Procs. Twenty-Third Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Science Society, pp.57-62           the paper


Barnden, J.A. (2001). Uncertainty and Conflict Handling in the ATT-Meta Context-Based System for Metaphorical Reasoning.
          In the proceedings of Context'01: Third International Conference on Modeling and Using Context.
          Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence, Vol. 2116. Springer-Verlag.           the paper


Lee, M.G. & Barnden, J.A. (2001). Reasoning about mixed metaphors with an implemented AI system.
          Metaphor and Symbol, 16 (1&2), pp.29--42.
          (Also as Technical Report CSRP-00-11, School of Computer Science, The University of Birmingham, U.K., 2000.)


Lee, M.G. & Barnden, J.A. (1999). Mixing metaphors.
          In Procs. Symposium on Metaphor, Artificial Intelligence, and Cognition (at AISB'99 Convention, Edinburgh, April 1999), pp.11-16.
          Brighton, U.K.: Society for the Study of Artificial Intelligence and the Simulation of Behaviour.
          (This is a preliminary version of Lee & Barnden above.)


Barnden, J.A. (1999). An implemented system for metaphor-based reasoning, with special application to reasoning about agents.
          In C.L. Nehaniv (Ed.), Computation for Metaphors, Analogy, and Agents,
          Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence, Vol. 1562, pp.143-153. Springer.           the paper


Barnden, J.A. & Lee, M.G. (1999). An implemented context system that combines belief reasoning, metaphor-based reasoning and uncertainty handling.
          In P. Bouquet, P. Brezillon & L. Serafini (Eds), Second International and Interdisciplinary Conference on Modeling and Using Context (Context'99),
          Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence, Vol. 1688, pp.28-41. Springer.           the paper


Barnden, J.A. (1998). Combining uncertain belief reasoning and uncertain metaphor-based reasoning.
          In Procs. Twentieth Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Science Society, pp.114-119. Mahwah, N.J.: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.           the paper


Barnden, J.A. (1998). An AI system for metaphorical reasoning about mental states in discourse.
          In J-P. Koenig (Ed.), Discourse and Cognition: Bridging the Gap,
          Stanford, CA: CSLI/Cambridge University Press.


Barnden, J.A. (1998). Concerning the role of analogy in metaphor processing.
          In K. Holyoak, D. Gentner & B. Kokinov (Eds),
          Advances in Analogy Research: Integration of Theory and Data from the Cognitive, Computational, and Neural Sciences, pp.291--299.
          Sofia, Bulgaria: New Bulgarian University.


Barnden, J.A. (1997). Deceived by metaphor.
          Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 20(1), pp.105-106.
          Invited Commentary on A.R. Mele's Real Self-Deception, same issue, pp.91-102.


Barnden, J.A., Helmreich, S., Iverson, E. & Stein, G.C. (1996).
          Artificial intelligence and metaphors of mind: within-vehicle reasoning and its benefits.
          Metaphor and Symbolic Activity, 11(2), pp.101-123.           the paper


Wilks, Y., Barnden, J. & Wang, J. (1996). Your metaphor or mine: belief ascription and metaphor interpretation.
          In B.H. Partee & P. Sgall (Eds), Discourse and Meaning: Papers in Honor of Eva Hajicova, pp.141--161. Amsterdam/Philadelphia: John Benjamins.


Barnden, J.A., Helmreich, S., Iverson, E. & Stein, G.C. (1994).
          An integrated implementation of simulative, uncertain and metaphorical reasoning about mental states.
          In J. Doyle, E. Sandewall & P. Torasso (Eds),
          Principles of Knowledge Representation and Reasoning: Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference, pp.27-38.
          San Mateo, CA: Morgan Kaufmann.           the paper


Barnden, J.A., Helmreich, S., Iverson, E. & Stein, G.C. (1994).
          Combining simulative and metaphor-based reasoning about beliefs.
          In Procs. 16th Annual Conf. of the Cognitive Science Society, pp.21-26.
          Hillsdale, N.J.: Lawrence Erlbaum.           the paper


Barnden, J.A. (1992). Belief in metaphor: taking commonsense psychology seriously.
          Computational Intelligence, 8(3), pp.520-552.


Ballim, A., Wilks, Y. & Barnden, J.A. (1991). Belief ascription, metaphor, and intensional identification.
          Cognitive Science, 15(1), pp.133-171.


Wilks, Y., Barnden, J. & Wang, J. (1991). Your metaphor or mine: belief ascription and metaphor interpretation.
          In Procs. 12th Int. Joint Conf. on Artificial Intelligence, pp. 945-950.
          San Mateo, CA: Morgan Kaufmann.


Barnden, J.A. (1989). Towards a paradigm shift in belief representation methodology.
          J. Experimental and Theoretical Artificial Intelligence, 1(2), pp.133-161.           preprint




In my department's Technical Report series

Barnden, J.A. (2012). Metaphor and simile: Reframing the comparison versus categorization debate.
          Cognitive Science Research Paper CSRP-12-01, School of Computer Science, University of Birmingham, UK, March 2012.           the paper


Agerri, R. & Barnden, J.A. (2008). Metaphor in Textual Entailment.
          Cognitive Science Research Paper CSRP-08-01, School of Computer Science, University of Birmingham, UK, October 2008.           the paper


Wallington, A.M & Barnden, J.A. (2006). Similarity as a Basis for Metaphor: Invariant Transfer and the role of VNMAs.
          Cognitive Science Research Paper CSRP-06-02, School of Computer Science, University of Birmingham, UK, October 2008.           the paper


Barnden, J.A., Glasbey, S.R., Lee, M.G. & Wallington, A.M. (2004). Open-ended metaphorical reasoning, HCI and the ATT-Meta approach.
          Cognitive Science Research Paper CSRP-04-02, School of Computer Science, The University of Birmingham, U.K.           the paper


Glasbey, S.R., Barnden, J.A., Lee, M.G. & Wallington, A.M. (2004). Temporal metaphors in discourse.
          Cognitive Science Research Paper CSRP-04-03, School of Computer Science, The University of Birmingham, U.K.           the paper


Wallington, A.M., Barnden, J.A., Glasbey, S.R. & Lee, M.G. (2004). Metaphorical reasoning with an economical set of mappings.
          Cognitive Science Research Paper CSRP-04-01, School of Computer Science, The University of Birmingham, U.K.           the paper


Wallington, A.M., Barnden, J.A., Buchlovsky, P., Fellows, L. & Glasbey, S.R. (2003). Metaphor annotation: A systematic study.
          Cognitive Science Research Paper CSRP-03-04, School of Computer Science, The University of Birmingham, U.K.           the paper


Wallington, A.M., Barnden, J.A., Barnden, M.A., Ferguson, F.J. & Glasbey, S.R. (2003). Metaphoricity signals: A corpus-based investigation.
          Cognitive Science Research Paper CSRP-03-05, School of Computer Science, The University of Birmingham, U.K.           the paper


Wallington, A.M., Barnden, J.A. & Glasbey, S.R. (2003). View neutral mapping adjuncts in real text: A preliminary investigation.
          Cognitive Science Research Paper CSRP-03-06, School of Computer Science, The University of Birmingham, U.K.           the paper


Barnden, J.A., Glasbey, S.R., Lee, M.G. & Wallington, A.M. (2002). Asymmetry and reverse transfers in metaphor.
          Cognitive Science Research Paper CSRP-02-09, School of Computer Science, The University of Birmingham, U.K.           the paper


Barnden, J.A., Glasbey, S.R., Lee, M.G. & Wallington, A.M. (2002).
          Application of the ATT-Meta metaphor-understanding system to examples of the metaphorical view of TEACHERS AS MIDWIVES.
          Cognitive Science Research Paper CSRP-02-10, School of Computer Science, The University of Birmingham, U.K.           the paper


Barnden, J.A. (2001). Application of the ATT-Meta metaphor-understanding approach to selected examples from Goatly.
          Cognitive Science Research Paper CSRP-01-01, School of Computer Science, The University of Birmingham, U.K., 2001.           the paper


Barnden, J.A. & Lee, M.G. (2001). Understanding open-ended usages of familiar conceptual metaphors: An approach and artificial intelligence system.
          Cognitive Science Research Paper CSRP-01-05, School of Computer Science, The University of Birmingham, U.K., 2001.           the paper


Barnden, J.A. (2001). Application of the ATT-Meta metaphor-understanding approach to various examples in the ATT-Meta project databank.
          Technical Report CSRP-01-02, School of Computer Science, The University of Birmingham, U.K., 2001.           the paper


Lee, M.G. & Barnden, J.A. (2001).
          Mental metaphors from the Master Metaphor List: Empirical examples and the application of the ATT-Meta system.
          Technical Report CSRP-01-03, School of Computer Science, The University of Birmingham, U.K., 2001.           the paper a


Barnden, J.A. & Lee, M.G. (2001).
          Application of the ATT-Meta metaphor-understanding system to an example of the metaphorical view of MIND PARTS AS PERSONS.
          Technical Report CSRP-01-09, School of Computer Science, The University of Birmingham, U.K., 2001.           the paper


Barnden, J.A., Lee, M. & Markert, K. (Eds). (2001).
          Procs. of the Workshop on Corpus-Based and Processing Approaches to Figurative Language
          (held in conjunction with Corpus Linguistics 2001, Lancaster University, U.K.)
          Technical Papers Vol. 14, University Centre for Computer Corpus Research on Language (UCREL), Lancaster University, U.K., 2001.
          paper via UCREL site




Closely Related Publications by colleagues but not including me as author

Lee, M. (2010). Counterfactuals and Metaphor.
          In A. Burkhardt & B. Nerlich (Eds), Tropical Truth(s): The Epistemology of Metaphor and Other Tropes, pp.123-135.
          Berlin / New York: De Gruyter.


Wallington, A.M. (2010). Systematicity in metaphor and the use of invariant mappings.
          In G. Low, Z. Todd, A. Deignan & L. Cameron (Eds),
          volume of papers based on selected presentations at Researching and Applying Metaphor in the Real World, pp.209-244. Benjamins.           preprint


Agerri, R. (2008). Metaphor in Textual Entailment.
          In Companion Procs. of the 22nd Int. Conf. on Computational Linguistics (COLING 2008),
          Manchester, UK, pp.2-6.           the paper


Agerri, R. (2008). Does blocking affect metaphor?
          In Procs. of the International Workshop on Constraints in Discourse III, pp.95-102,
          Postdam, Germany, 30 July - 1 August 2008. (Endorsed by ACL SIGSEM.)           the paper at workshop site


Agerri, R. (2007). Discourse relations and default inferences in metaphor interpretation.
          In M. Aurnague, K. Korta & J.M. Larrazabal (Eds),
          Language, Representation and Reasoning, Memorial Volume to Isabel Gomez Txurruka, pp. 13-33.
          Donostia-San Sebastian: The University of the Basque Country Press. ISBN: 978-84-9860-023-0           the paper


Glasbey, S.R. (2007). Aspectual composition in idioms.
          In L. de Saussure, J. Moeschler and G. Puskas (Eds), Recent Advances in the Syntax and Semantics of Tense, Aspect and Modality, pp 71-88.
          Berlin, New York: Mouton de Gruyter. ISBN: 978-3-11-019525-5           the paper           book information


Wallington, A.M. (2007). An analysis of metaphors in a New York Times article: A study of the variability in metaphor.
          Cognitive Science Research Paper CSRP-07-01, School of Computer Science, University of Birmingham, UK, October 2008.           the paper


Lee, M.G. (2006). On counterfactual metaphors and paradox.
          In J. Skilters (Ed.), The Baltic International Yearbook of Cognition, Logic and Communication, 1, pp.95-109,
          University of Latvia Press. ISBN: 9984783979           the paper


Lee, M. (2006). Methodological issues in building a corpus of
          doctor-patient dialogues annotated for metaphor. At Second Int. Conf. of the German Cognitive Linguistics Assoc.,
          7 October 2006, Munich, Germany. (Abstract in Proceedings.)           extended paper, at conference site


Barnden, J.A. (1987). Avoiding some unwarranted entailments between nested attitude reports.
          Memoranda in Computer and Cognitive Science, No. MCCS-87-113,
          Computing Research Laboratory, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM 88003.




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