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The role of metaphors and metonymies in framing the transplantation discourse

Mario Brdar
E-mail: mbrdar@ffos.hr
ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-9582-4285
University of Osijek

Rita Brdar-Szabó
ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-9582-4285
Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest
Abstract: This article studies figurative uses of metaphors and metonymies utilized to frame the discourse of transplantology. We assume a somewhat wider view of framing than is usually found in the literature ...

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Metafora na razmeđu koncepata, jezika i diskursa

Mateusz-Milan Stanojević
E-mail: mmstanoje@ffzg.hr
ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-7221-5842
Sveučilište u Zagrebu
Abstract: U ovom se radu izlaže „treći put“ u često suprotnim shvaćanjima metafora kao konceptualne odnosno diskursne pojave. Metafora se sagledava kao sposobnost metaforizacije koja je zajednička i globalna, a...

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LIGHT and DARK: oppositional metaphor as the interaction of cognitive mechanisms

Svitlana Martinek
E-mail: svitlana.martinek@lnu.edu.ua
ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-3154-613X
Ivan Franko National University of Lviv
Abstract: Cognitive Linguistics, which primarily deals with the conceptual structures of human mind via their language manifestation, opens new prospects in studying binary oppositions. Despite numerous researc...

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Light as a visual source domain for the divine in the 17th century painting

Janja Čulig
E-mail: jaculig@ffzg.hr
ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-3870-6258
University of Zagreb
Abstract: The aim of this paper is to explain the motivation behind the creation of religious visual art in which light plays the role of the signifier of divine presence. We will endeavor to show that represen...

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Can political rhetoric ever be “too persuasive”? The combination of proverb and hyperbole in the case of having the cake and eating it

Andreas Musolff
E-mail: a.musolff@uea.ac.uk
University of East Anglia
Abstract: Can the use of linguistic devices to achieve persuasion, such as metaphor, irony and hyperbole, ever be “too persuasive”, i.e., overshoot its rhetorical aim? More specifically, can the combination of ...

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Figurative ‘eye’ expressions in the conceptualization of emotions and personality traits in Slovak

Elena Ciprianová
E-mail: eciprianova@ukf.sk
Constantine the Philosopher University, Faculty of Arts

Zuzana Kováčová
Constantine the Philosopher University, Faculty of Arts
Abstract: This paper explores metonymic and metaphoric expressions with the lexeme ‘eye’ and provides empirical evidence from the Slovak language about the close interaction between the physiological and cultur...

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Wer sitzt hinter schwedischen Gardinen und wer spielt Klavier? Fachphraseologie und ihre kulturelle Relevanz

Dragica Bukovčan
E-mail: dbukovca@fkz.hr
Police College, Zagreb
Abstract: Der vorliegende Beitrag befasst sich mit der Fachphraseologie aus der Sicht der interkulturel-len Relevanz und der interlingualen Äquivalenz des phraseologischen und metaphorischen Sprachmaterials in ...