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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
Sažetak: 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
Sažetak: 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
Sažetak: 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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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
Sažetak: 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
Sažetak: 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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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
Sažetak: 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
Sažetak: 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...