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Researching and Applying Metaphor

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ISBN-10: 0521649641

ISBN-13: 9780521649643

Edition: 1999

Authors: Lynne Cameron, Graham Low, Michael H. Long, Jack Richards

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Metaphor is now recognised as central to language use and research into the subject has become increasingly popular. The authors of the 12 papers in this text demonstrate how metaphor needs to be researched using multiple methods of investigation.
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Book details

List price: $68.75
Copyright year: 1999
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 2/11/1999
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 312
Size: 5.98" wide x 8.94" long x 0.83" tall
Weight: 1.078
Language: English

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