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The Language of Metaphors

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In this ambitious and wide-ranging textbook Andrew Goatly explores the language of metaphor. Combining insights from relevance theory and functional linguistics, he provides a powerful model for understanding how metaphors work in real communicative situations, how we use them to communicate meaning as well as how we process them. This book:
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Paperback, 376 pages
Published June 10th 1997 by Routledge (first published January 1st 1996)
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