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On the cognitive status of mental spaces and of some types of metonymy within Conceptual Integration Theory

Branimir Belaj
E-mail: branimir.belaj@os.t-com.hr
ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-2334-9673
Filozofski fakultet Sveučilišta u Osijeku
Abstract: In the light of the automatic nature of the process of conceptual integration we examine the cognitive-conceptual status of the four types of mental spaces and their elements: the input spaces, the ge...

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Non-literal and non-metaphorical uses of Danish komme ‘come’: A case study

Katalin Fenyvesi-Jobbágy
E-mail: k.fenyvesi@chello.hu
Loránd Eötvös University, Budapest
Abstract: Drawing the borderline between literal, metonymical and metaphorical uses of lexical units is by no means a trivial enterprise and a number of attempts have been made to establish intermediate categor...

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Mappings in conceptual space: Metonymy, metaphor, and iconicity in two signed languages

Sherman Wilcox
E-mail: wilcox@unm.edu
University of New Mexico, Albuquerque

Phyllis Perrin Wilcox
University of New Mexico, Albuquerque

Maria Josep Jarque
Universitat de Barcelona
Abstract: In this paper we present lexical data documenting the interaction of metonymy, metaphor, and iconicity in two signed languages, American Sign Language (ASL) and Catalan Sign Language (LSC). The basis ...

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Magic tricks with race cards: Conceptual integration theory and political discourse

Sanja Berberović
E-mail: sanja.berberovic@untz.ba
Sveučilište u Tuzli
Abstract: The paper examines the use of creative figurative language in American political discourse. In particular, the paper focuses on the use of the expression to play the race card and the creative figurat...

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Metonymy and Croatian adverbial clauses

Branimir Belaj
E-mail: bbelaj@ffos.hr
ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-2334-9673
Filozofski fakultet Osijek
Abstract: In this article I examine some metonymic aspects of the semantics of Croatian connectives introducing adverbial clauses of cause, condition, purpose, and concession. The analysis leans on the theory o...

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The prefix super-: A cognitive linguistic approach

Jasmina Hanić
E-mail: jasmina.hanic@untz.ba
ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-9181-4223
Sveučilište u Tuzli
Abstract: The aim of this paper is to shed more light on the semantic network of the prefix super- and to prove that what lends systematicity to the semantic structure of prefixes is that they are underlyingly ...

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Metafora, metonimija, frazem i eufemizam: o čemu govorimo kada govorimo o smrti?

Barbara Kružić
ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-2488-2688

Goran Tanacković Faletar
ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-2488-2688
Abstract: Cilj je ovoga rada istražiti hrvatski frazeološki korpus vezan uz komunikaciju o smrti i umiranju, s posebnim obzirom na njegov eufemizacijski, odnosno disfemizacijski potencijal, a potom i ispitati j...