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Figurative Language
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Leo Hartley Grindon
Categories: Figures of speech
Type: BOOK - Published: 1851 - Publisher:

Figurative Language and Thought
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Albert N. Katz Professor of Psychology University of Western Ontario
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998-08-12 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Our understanding of the nature and processing of figurative language is central to several important issues in cognitive science, including the relationship of
Figurative Language
Language: en
Pages: 503
Authors: Dmitrij Dobrovol'skij
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-11-08 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

The book develops a Theory of the Figurative Lexicon. Units of the figurative lexicon (conventional figurative units, CFUs for short) differ from all other elem
Using Figurative Language
Language: en
Pages: 283
Authors: Herbert L. Colston
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-11-19 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Gathers decades of research on figurative language cognition to answer the question, 'Why don't people just say what they mean?'
Figurative Language
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Barbara Dancygier
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-03-06 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This lively introduction to figurative language explains a broad range of concepts, including metaphor, metonymy, simile, and blending, and develops new tools f
Models of Figurative Language
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Rachel Giora
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-09-01 - Publisher: Psychology Press

First published in 2001. Volume 16, Numbers 3&4, 2001
L2 Figurative Language Teaching
Language: en
Pages: 245
Authors: Ioannis Galantomos
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-09-17 - Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing

During L2 vocabulary instruction, figurative language frustrates even highly proficient users who find it difficult to cope with non-literal expressions, such a
Figurative Language Comprehension
Language: en
Pages: 360
Authors: Herbert L. Colston
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-12-13 - Publisher: Routledge

Figurative language, such as verbal irony, metaphor, hyperbole, idioms, and other forms is an increasingly important subfield within the empirical study of lang
Understanding Figurative Language
Language: en
Pages: 144
Authors: Sam Glucksberg
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-07-26 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

This book examines how people understand utterances that are intended figuratively. Traditionally, figurative language such as metaphors and idioms has been con
Bilingual Figurative Language Processing
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Roberto R. Heredia
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-01-26 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Bilingual Figurative Language Processing is a timely book that provides a much-needed bilingual perspective to the broad field of figurative language. This is t