Cheng, Winnie

 

Cheng, Winnie

鄭梁慧蓮

Winnie Cheng is Associate Dean, Faculty of Humanities, Professor of English and Director of Research Centre for Professional Communication in English (RCPCE), Department of English, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. She is Research Professor of Research Centre for Legal Translation, China University of Political Science and Law, and Adjunct Professor of Ningbo Institute of Technology, Zhejiang University and Zhejiang Sci-Tech University. Her research interests include intercultural pragmatics and communication, corpus linguistics, conversation analysis, critical discourse analysis, and ESP. Her book publications include Exploring corpus linguistics: Language in action (2012), A corpus-driven analysis of discourse intonation (2008), and Intercultural conversation (2003). She has published articles in international journals, including Applied Linguistics, English for Specific Purposes, International Journal of Corpus Linguistics, Journal of Pragmatics, Language Awareness, Language Testing, Pragmatics, and Text & Talk.