Proceedings of the 2013 International Academic Workshop on Social Science

Study on The Essence of Metaphor

Authors
Youguo Duan
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Youguo Duan
Available Online October 2013.
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/iaw-sc.2013.124How to use a DOI?
Keywords
metaphor;essence;substitution;comparison;interaction;figrative;cognitive;philosophy of mind.
Abstract
Based on the definitions of metaphor, this paper illustrates the origin of metaphor and some popular theories of what metaphor really is. At the same time, due to the fact that people’s cognitive ability develops with the times, three stages of metaphor development also get detailed explanation.
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Proceedings
International Academic Workshop on Social Science (IAW-SC-13)
Part of series
Advances in Intelligent Systems Research
Publication Date
October 2013
ISBN
978-90-78677-84-0
ISSN
1951-6851
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/iaw-sc.2013.124How to use a DOI?
Open Access
This is an open access article distributed under the CC BY-NC license.

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