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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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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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The polysemy of verbs expressing the concept SIT in English, Croatian and German

Dubravka Vidaković Erdeljić
E-mail: dvidakovic@ffos.hr
Filozofski fakultet u Osijeku
Abstract: This paper presents the findings of a corpus-based research of the posture verb SIT in English, Croatian and German. In line with the central tenets of cognitive linguistics we argue that figurative m...

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Cracking the colour code: A case study of red

Draženka Molnar
E-mail: drazenka@ffos.hr
ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-4512-7270
Filozofski fakultet u Osijeku
Abstract: For both physiological and psychological reasons the colour red is one of the most salient and semantically productive basic colours for human beings. Due to its stability over time, it has received a...

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Figurative representation of death in the Italian comic book Dylan Dog

Ilhana Škrgić
E-mail: ilhana.skrgic@bih.net.ba
ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-3054-9112
nezavisni istraživač
Abstract: The canonical representation of death as the Grim Reaper is a well-known trope in art. The main aim of this paper is to analyze this trope as it appears in selected instalments of the Italian comics s...

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The Michael Jackson of two or three noses ago and the Michael Jackson of today – multiple personalities or conceptual metonymy?

Sanja Berberović
E-mail: sanja.berberovic@untz.ba
Filozofski fakultet Sveučilišta u Tuzli
Abstract: The paper deals with the construction of the figurative meaning of personal names in expressions of the type the X of Y, in which X is a personal name designating humans and Y designates a temporal pe...

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Modelling thought in language use: At the crossroads between discourse, pragmatics, and cognition

Jose Luis Otal Campo
Universitat Jaume I

Francisco Ruiz de Mendoza
University Jaume I
Abstract: This article studies a number of semantic and pragmatic phenomena with consequences for the development of discourse. Thus, our study of the way we make use of cognitive models in discourse allows us ...