MENG Yanli

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MENG Yanli
Address: Dept. of Foreign Languages, UCAS, 19A Yuquan Rd., Beijing 100049, P. R. China
Office: Room 204 Humanities Building
Phone: 86-10-88256078

Research Interests

Systemic functional linguistics, Multimodal discourse analysis



Peking University, Beijing

Ph. D., Linguistics, June 2012

Jilin University, Changchun

MA, Linguistics, June 2006

Jilin University, Changchun

BA, Business English, June 2003


Work Experience

Henan University, Kaifeng (08/2007 – 07/2006) – Assistant Professor

Job responsibilities include:

Taught two English-major undergraduate courses “English intensive reading” and “English extensive reading” and a master’s course “English speaking and listening”;

Supervised 4 BA theses;

Evaluated the answer sheets of the National College Entrance Examination in 2007.


Teaching Area(s)

English A program, Sociolinguistics


Selected Publications

I. Books / Book Chapters

2010  Multimodality in CDs attached to English textbooks. In Li, S. and Gao, Y. (Ed.) Language Learning and New Technologies. Peking University Press. Pp. 267-276

2010  A Comparison of Visual Communication between Chinese and English Advertisements. In Fang, Y. and Wu, Canzhong (Ed.) Challenges to Systemic Functional Linguistics: Theory and Practice. Published by the 36th ISFC Organizing Committee. Pp.208-212

II. Papers

2009   A Sememe Model on Visual-Verbal Relations and Analysis of Chinese Newspaper Advertisements. Journal of Chinese Sociolinguistics, (1): 116-137

2009   An Analysis of Attitude in English Résumés. Linguistic Research, (7) 99-108