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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 e...

Metaphors & metaphorical figurative expressions - Waylink English

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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  ...

Metaphor Examples - YourDictionary

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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 ...

100 Metaphor Examples - For Kids and Adults | Ereading Worksheets

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Are you looking for awesome metaphor examples? Look no further! Here is a list of 100 metaphors separated into "easy" and "hard" categories.

idiosyncratic metaphorical expressions - Piggydb

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"there are idiosyncratic metaphorical expressions that stand alone and are not used systematically in our language or thought. These are well-known ...

Weather as the source domain for metaphorical expressions - CEEOL

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to construct metaphorical expressions which indicate the presence or absence of ... For this reason, each metaphor has a source domain and a target domain.

Metaphors We Live By, Lakoff and Johnson - The Literary Link

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In Metaphors We Live By George Lakoff, a linguist, and Mark Johnson, .... To get an idea of how metaphorical expressions in everyday language icon give us ...

The Comprehension of Metaphorical Expressions by Jordanian EFL ...

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Apr 13, 2016 ... Abstract. This study explores the ability of Jordanian learners of English as a foreign language (EFL) to comprehend metaphorical expressions ...

Metaphorical - definition of metaphorical by The Free Dictionary

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Define metaphorical. metaphorical synonyms, metaphorical pronunciation, ... one thing in terms normally denoting another; "a metaphorical expression"; ...

Economy is a living organism: Metaphorical expressions in a learner ...

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This paper presents results from a qualitative corpus-based study on Spanish EFL learners' metaphorical production. The analysis of a learner corpus of ...

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Metaphors and metaphorical expressions in English. What's a ...

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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 ...

The Effectiveness of Metaphorical Expression — Center for ...

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

Metaphorical Expression - ASCD

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We call these kinds of comparisons metaphors and similes, and they represent one of our most colorful, creative, and enlightening forms of expression. Teachers  ...