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Metaphor and the Historical Evolution of Conceptual Mapping, Hardback Book

Metaphor and the Historical Evolution of Conceptual Mapping Hardback

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An investigation of the historical evolution of figurative language within the framework of cognitive linguistics.

It examines how and why metaphors evolve through the ages; discusses the role of culture; patterns of metaphor evolution; how many people use particular expressions.

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  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 230 pages, XV, 230 p.
  • Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Language: history & general works
  • ISBN: 9780230304826

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