There is a growing body of research at the interface between metaphor and. Corpus Linguistics. Deignan () offers a detailed treatment of. Metaphor and Corpus Linguistics. Alice Deignan, Amsterdam/Philadelphia: John Benjamins, , x + pages, , $ (cloth). : Metaphor and Corpus Linguistics (Converging Evidence in Language and Communication Research) (): Alice Deignan: Books.
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Metaphor and Corpus Linguistics | Alice Deignan
Account Options Sign in. This book is addressed at readers from diverse deognan backgrounds who are interested in ways of researching metaphor from different perspectives, My library Help Advanced Book Search.
Metaphor and Corpus Linguistics. Metaphor is a topical issue across a number of linfuistics, wherever researchers are concerned with how speakers and writers package and process messages. This book is addressed at readers from diverse academic backgrounds who are interested in ways of researching metaphor from different perspectives, and especially through corpus linguistics.
A number of approaches to and exploitations of metaphor, including conceptual metaphor theory and cognitive approaches more generally, text and aloce discourse analysis, and CDA, are discussed, explored and critiqued using corpus data. The book also includes corpus linguistic studies of different aspects of metaphor, which investigate its linguistic and semantic properties and relate them to current theoretical views.
The book demonstrates the need for naturally-occurring language data to be used in the development of metaphor theory, and shows the value of corpus data and techniques in this work. Corpus research into metaphor.
Metaphor and Corpus Linguistics
The examination of corpus data. The grammar of metaphor.
Semantic relations in source and target domains. References to this book Finding Metaphor in Grammar and Usage: A Methodological Analysis of Theory Gerard Steen Limited preview – The Language of Pain: Chryssoula Lascaratou Limited preview – Finding Metaphor in Grammar and Usage: Metaphor and Corpus Linguistics Volume 6 of Converging evidence in language and communication research.