Daria Dayter

List of John Benjamins publications for which Daria Dayter plays a role.



Pragmatics and Translation

Edited by Miriam A. Locher, Daria Dayter and Thomas C. Messerli

[Pragmatics & Beyond New Series, 337] 2023. vii, 336 pp.
Subjects Discourse studies | Pragmatics | Translation Studies

Corpus Approaches to Social Media

Edited by Sofia Rüdiger and Daria Dayter

[Studies in Corpus Linguistics, 98] 2020. vi, 210 pp.
Subjects Corpus linguistics | Sociolinguistics and Dialectology | Theoretical linguistics
Subjects Communication Studies | Discourse studies | Pragmatics


Locher, Miriam A., Daria Dayter and Thomas C. Messerli 2023 Chapter 1. Interpreting, translating, transferring: Introducing the collection Pragmatics and TranslationPragmatics and Translation, Locher, Miriam A., Daria Dayter and Thomas C. Messerli (eds.), pp. 1–28 | Chapter
This introduction positions the themes of the collection within the field of pragmatics and translation studies. It outlines the breadth of the field from interpreting to sensory translation and discusses novel papers in four different parts. In the first three parts, translation is defined as… read more
Dayter, Daria and Thomas C. Messerli 2022 Persuasive language and features of formality on the r /C hange M y V iew subredditFormality and Informality in Online Performances, Rüdiger, Sofia and Susanne Mühleisen (eds.), pp. 165–195 | Article
The paper investigates formal language in persuasive discourse on the r/ChangeMyView subreddit. We collected a corpus of 100 million messages, split into subcorpora based on the user-awarded marker delta, which rewards changing an original poster’s view. Assuming that formality/informality is… read more
In this chapter, we examine how pick-up artists (PUAs; a male community preoccupied with interacting with women) talk about women in their online discourse. To this end, we take and test three approaches: (1) introspection and elicitation, (2) manual tagging of a small specialized corpus, and… read more
Rüdiger, Sofia and Daria Dayter 2020 Introduction. The expanding landscape of corpus-based studies of social media languageCorpus Approaches to Social Media, Rüdiger, Sofia and Daria Dayter (eds.), pp. 1–12 | Chapter
The paper introduces a corpus of simultaneous interpretation, SIREN. SIREN is a parallel aligned bidirectional corpus of original and simultaneously interpreted speech in Russian and English. At the moment the corpus contains 235,040 words and is enriched with POS and shallow syntactic… read more
In contrast to the assumptions of linguistic research on face-to-face interaction, CMC studies have shown that self-promotion is acceptable and even desired in certain online contexts. However, investigations of self-praise online repeatedly refer to the specific features of internet environment… read more