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Book: The Cognitive Linguistics Reader

Chapter: 11. A Typology of Motivation for Conceptual Metaphor: Correlation vs. Resemblance

DOI: 10.1558/equinox.31554


In this essay, the author compares 'correlation metaphors' with a more traditional type of metaphor, which he terms ' resemblance metaphors, understood on the basis of stereotypical impressions about the source concept.

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  • Joseph Grady ( - josephgrady) 'Cultural Logic, Washington D.C.'