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Communication Accommodation Theory

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Query:   Lexicalization and Metaphors
Author:  Denis Jamet
Submitter Email:  click here to access email
Linguistic LingField(s):   Pragmatics
Semantics
Translation

Summary:   FOR QUERY: LINGUIST 11.962

DEAR LINGUISTS, I RECEIVED SOME ANSWERS CONCERNING MY REQUEST ON THE
LEXICALIZATION AND THE TRANSLATION OF METAPHORS.
I WARMLY THANK ALL THOSE WHO ANSWERED ME -- THOMAS LI (SUGGESTS LAKOFF
AND JONHSON'SS WORKS),

TIM DUNNIGAN, WHO WROTE AN ARTICLE PUBLISHED IN THE _JOURNAL OF
CROSS-CULTURAL PSYCHOLOGY_ (VOL. 24, NO. 3, SEPTEMBER 1993, 344-365)
REGARDING THE LEXICALIZATION AND TRANSLATION OF METAPHORS. THE TITLE OF
THE ARTICLE IS

LL Issue: 11.1036
Date Posted: 06-May-2000
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