Selected publications


(2009) Pragmatics and Non-Verbal Communication. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK. ISBN 9780521691444

Selected chapters and journal articles

(2016) Relevance. In Callan, H., ed. International Encyclopaedia of Anthropology: Anthropology Beyond Text. John Wiley and Sons, New York, USA. ISBN 9780470657225

(2016) Paralanguage. In Barron, A., Steen, G. and Yueguo, G., eds. The Routledge Handbook of Pragmatics. Routledge Handbooks in Applied Linguistics . Routledge, London, pp. 69-75. ISBN 9780415531412

(2015) That bloody so-and-so has retired: expressives revisited. Lingua, 175-6. pp. 20-35. ISSN 0024-3841

(2014) What words mean is a matter of what people mean by them. Linguagem em (Dis)curso, 14 (3). pp. 473-488. ISSN 1518-7632

(2012) Linguistic action theories of communication. In Schulz, Peter and Cobley, Paul, eds. Theories and Models of Communication. Handbooks of Communication Science, 1 . Mouton de Gruyter, Amsterdam, pp. 241-256. ISBN 9783110240450

(2012) Pragmatics and prosody. In Allen, Keith and Jaszczolt, Kasia, eds. The Cambridge Handbook of Pragmatics. Cambridge Handbooks in Language and Linguistics . Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, pp. 567-585. ISBN 9780521192071

(2012) Prosody and meaning: theory and practice. In Romero-Trillo, Jesus, ed. Pragmatics, Prosody and English language Teaching. Educational linguistics . Springer, London, pp. 97-117. ISBN 9789400738829

(2011) Pragmatics and nonverbal communication: an exchange. Gesture, 11 (3). pp. 383-394. ISSN 1568-1475

(2010) Communicative competence; Co-operative principle; Context; Heuristic; H. Paul Grice; Language evolution; Maxims of conversation; Misunderstanding; Natural meaning; Speech-act theory; Truth-conditional and non-truth-conditional meaning; Utterance interpretation (twelve articles) In Cummings, L. (ed.) The Routledge Encyclopaedia of Pragmatics. Routledge, Abingdon.

(2010) Recipes: beyond the words. Gastronomica, 10 (4). pp. 67-73. ISSN 1529-3262

(2008) ‘Meaning’ and ‘showing’: Gricean intentions and relevance-theoretic intentions. Intercultural Pragmatics, 5 (2). pp. 131-152. ISSN 1612-295X

(2006) The evolution of pragmatics, In Brown, K., ed. The Elsevier Encyclopedia of Language and Linguistics. Elsevier, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. ISBN 0080442994

(2003) Interjections, language and the ‘showing/saying’ continuum. Pragmatics and Cognition, 11 (1). pp. 39-91. ISSN 0929-0907

(2003) Natural pragmatics and natural codes. Mind & Language, 18. p. 447. ISSN 0268-1064

Other authored books

Ugly Food (with Richard Horsey) (2016) London, Hurst Publishers.

World Cuisine (with Akiko Tsuda and Miki Matsugama) (2014) Tokyo, Eihosha Publishing.

Recent Advances in Pragmatics (with Deirdre Wilson) (2009) Tokyo, Taishukan Publishing.