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Strategies for compression of socio-cultural reality in a metaphorical visual blend

Mária Palkó
E-mail: palkohellfritsch@web.de
University of Szeged
Abstract: This paper investigates some aspects of culturally salient and entrenched visual elements, identified as cultural stereotypes, cultural icons, and cultural symbols. An editorial cartoon is analyzed ac...

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Cognitive theory of metaphor and idiom analysis

Dmitrij Dobrovol’skij
E-mail: dmitrij.dobrovolskij@assoc.oeaw.ac.at
ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-4531-6968
Russian Academy of Sciences, Institute of Russian Language, Department of Experimental Lexicography, Moscow

Elisabeth Piirainen
ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-4531-6968
Abstract: We wish to establish to what extent the methods of analysis developed within the framework of the Cognitive Theory of Metaphor (CTM) can be applied to idiom analysis. Conventionalised figurative metap...