Metaphors we live by

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University of Chicago Press, 1981 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 242 pages
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Very interesting premise, though a little repetitive. - Goodreads
The writing is dry, but not awkward or difficult. - Goodreads
My intro to our daily metaphor use. - Goodreads
... it's a philosophy/writing book. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Jonas Blom - Goodreads

What is the book about, as a whole? We are given a deep, yet non-experimental, description of how our cognitive system is highly experiental and metaphorical in nature and how this contradicts the two ... Read full review

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User Review  - Nick Arkesteyn - Goodreads

This amazing book will have you questioning everything that comes out of your mouth. A simple statement like, "My friend is "in" the race or "in" love will have a completely different meaning. In so ... Read full review

Contents

Concepts We Live By
3
Structuring
52
The Grounding of Structural Metaphors
61
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