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A metaphor is a figure of speech that, for rhetorical effect, directly refers to one thing by mentioning another. It may provide clarity or identify hidden similarities between two ideas. Antithesis, hyperbole, metonymy and simile are all types of metaphor. One of the most commonly cited examples of a metaphor in English literature is the "All the world's a stage" monologue from As You Like It:
The Metaphor Observatory. Our blog that observes metaphor usage in contemporary media. Have a look at what's happening in today's metaphor - and what it tells us about ourselves.
This webpage is for Dr. Wheeler's literature students, and it offers introductory survey information concerning the literature of classical China, classical Rome, classical Greece, the Bible as Literature, medieval literature, Renaissance literature, and genre studies.
In cognitive linguistics, conceptual metaphor, or cognitive metaphor, refers to the understanding of one idea, or conceptual domain, in terms of another.An example of this is the understanding of quantity in terms of directionality (e.g. "the price of peace is rising") or the understanding of time in terms of money (e.g."I spent time at work today").. A conceptual domain can be any coherent ...
Computer Metaphors. By J.D. Casnig. This is a list of metaphors from the world of computing, rather than metaphors for computer. Beside each word is a short sentence using the metaphor, followed by an
Metaphor, Morality, and Politics, Or, Why Conservatives Have Left Liberals In the Dust
I Never Metaphor I Didn't Like: A Comprehensive Compilation of History's Greatest Analogies, Metaphors, and Similes [Dr. Mardy Grothe] on Amazon.com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The murals in restaurants are on a par with the food in museums. America is an enormous frosted cupcake in the middle of millions of starving people.
Idioms Organiser: Organised by Metaphor, Topic, and Key Word (Language Teaching Publications) 1st Edition
This is Part Two in my series on Light as a Biblical Metaphor. Part One explored the three dominant biblical metaphors for light: 1) Light as Goodness/Virtue 2) Light as Knowledge/Vision 3) Light as Life/Vitality
Metaphor Story, Metaphor Stories: 121 Original Metaphor Stories About Human Change, Healing & Salvation. Created by Silvia Hartmann For "Aromatherapy For Your Soul"