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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Conceptual_metaphor

In cognitive linguistics, conceptual metaphor, or cognitive metaphor, refers to the understanding ... The metaphor may seem to consist of words or other linguistic expressions that come from the terminology of the more concrete conceptual ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Metaphor

A metaphor is a figure of speech that refers, for rhetorical effect, to one thing by mentioning .... An expression (word, phrase) that by implication suggests the likeness of one entity to another entity gives style to an item of speech or writing,  ...

www.waylink-english.co.uk/?page=11800

The use of metaphors and other types of figurative expressions add colour and imagery to convey meaning succinctly. But sometimes they can be overused and  ...

www.myenglishclub.com/profiles/blogs/metaphors-and-metaphorical

May 31, 2011 ... According to the Cambridge dictionnary a metaphor is : Definitionan expression which describes a person or object in a literary way by referring ...

examples.yourdictionary.com/metaphor-examples.html

All of these expressions are examples of metaphors. They are juxtaposing an actual (literal) thing and a figurative thing in order to give more meaning to the ...

centerforcoachingexcellence.com/blog/2014/7/23/leadership-conversations

Jul 23, 2014 ... Because metaphorical expressions create powerful and lasting images and ideas, they are effective at communicating both tangible and ...

web.uri.edu/iaics/files/14-Nobuaki-Yamada.pdf

So conceived, metaphor is not merely a linguistic mode of expression; ... the generation of metaphorical expressions is related to a way of thinking by which.

www.ereadingworksheets.com/figurative-language/figurative-language-examples/metaphor-examples

Are you looking for awesome metaphor examples? Look no further! Here is a list of 100 metaphors separated into "easy" and "hard" categories. ... I think so. It's a pretty common expression though, so some people might call it an idiom. Reply ...

www.tandfonline.com/doi/pdf/10.1207/S15327868MS1804_3

synchronic reflection of culture, metaphorical expressions are to some extent a cul- ... in which linguistic metaphors can be explained by cultural differences in “ ...

sites.psu.edu/ningyu/wp-content/uploads/sites/34983/2015/09/Yu-1995.pdf

This article presents a comparative study of metaphorical expressions of anger and happiness in English and Chinese. It demonstrates that English and Chi-.