Selected publications

Article

Murphy, M Lynne and De Felice, Rachele (2017) Routine politeness in American and British English requests: use and non-use of please. Journal of Politeness Research. ISSN 1612-5681 (Accepted)

Murphy, M. Lynne, Jones, Steven and Koskela, Anu (2015) Signals of contrastiveness: but, oppositeness and formal similarity in parallel contexts. Journal of English Linguistics, 43 (3). pp. 227-249. ISSN 0075-4242

Murphy, M Lynne (2013) What we talk about when we talk about synonyms (and what it can tell us about thesauruses). International Journal of Lexicography, 26 (3). pp. 279-304. ISSN 0950-3846

Murphy, M Lynne, Paradis, Carita, Willners, Caroline and Jones, Steven (2009) Discourse functions of antonymy: a cross-linguistic investigation of Swedish and English. Journal of Pragmatics, 41 (11). pp. 2159-2184. ISSN 0378-2166

Murphy, M Lynne, Paradis, Carita and Willners, Caroline (2009) Introduction: Lexical contrast in discourse. Journal of Pragmatics, 41 (11). pp. 2137-2139. ISSN 0378-2166

Murphy, M Lynne and Jones, Steven (2008) Antonyms in children's and child-directed speech. First Language, 28 (4). pp. 403-430. ISSN 0142-7237

Jones, Steven, Paradis, Carita, Murphy, M Lynne and Willners, Caroline (2007) Googling for 'opposites': a web-based study of antonym canonicity. Corpora, 2 (2). pp. 129-155. ISSN 1749-5032

Murphy, M Lynne (2006) Antonym as lexical constructions: or, why paradigmatic construction is not an oxymoron. Constructions, SV1 (8). pp. 1-37. ISSN 1860-2010

Jones, Steven and Murphy, M Lynne (2005) Using corpora to investigate antonym acquisition. International Journal of Corpus Linguistics, 10 (3). pp. 401-422. ISSN 1384-6655

Book

Jones, Steven, Murphy, M Lynne, Paradis, Carita and Willners, Caroline (2012) Antonyms in English: construals, constructions, and canonicity. Studies in English Language . Cambridge University Press. ISBN 9780521761796

Murphy, M Lynne and Koskela, Anu (2010) Key terms in semantics. Continuum. ISBN 9781847062772

Murphy, M Lynne (2010) Lexical meaning. Cambridge Textbooks in Linguistics . Cambridge University Press. ISBN 9780521677646

Murphy, M Lynne (2003) Semantic relations and the lexicon: antonymy, synonymy, and other paradigms. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK. ISBN 9780521780674

Book Section

Murphy, M Lynne and Piazza, Roberta (2011) Linguistic semantics and historical semantics. In: Junge, Kay and Postoutenko, Kirill (eds.) Asymmetrical concepts after Reinhart Koselleck: historical semantics and beyond. Transcript Verlag.

Koskela, A and Murphy, M L (2006) Polysemy and homonymy. In: Brown, Keith, Anderson, Anne H, Bauer, Laurie, Berns, Margie, Hirst, Graeme and Miller, Jim (eds.) Encyclopedia of language and linguistics (2nd ed). Elsevier, pp. 742-744. ISBN 9780080442990 (set) 9780080443652 (v. 9)