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Review: Metaphors We Live By

User Review  - Marco - Goodreads

Could have been one third of the size and have the same quantity of information. The book has some interesting ideas, but it presents the first ones in the begging of the book, and then goes until 50 ... Read full review

Review: Metaphors We Live By

User Review  - Matt - Goodreads

This is the third book in a row I've abandoned. Maybe I should get checked for Low T. I feel like I got the point of this book very early on... and in fact, I got the point of this book from Pagans in ... Read full review

Review: Metaphors We Live By

User Review  - Sharon - Goodreads

Main focus is on linguistics rather than metaphors. Interesting, but not compelling. Read full review

Review: Metaphors We Live By

User Review  - Sherry Chandler - Goodreads

This is a perfectly respectable linguistics text that seemed to me, reading as a poet, to spend a lot of time making obvious points and making them over and over again. It's dry. I will take away from ... Read full review

Review: Metaphors We Live By

User Review  - Goodreads

This is a perfectly respectable linguistics text that seemed to me, reading as a poet, to spend a lot of time making obvious points and making them over and over again. It's dry. I will take away from ... Read full review

Review: Metaphors We Live By

User Review  - Sherry Chandler - Goodreads

This is a perfectly respectable linguistics text that seemed to me, reading as a poet, to spend a lot of time making obvious points and making them over and over again. It's dry. I will take away from ... Read full review

Review: Metaphors We Live By

User Review  - Paul - Goodreads

There are some interesting ideas thus far, but I'm concerned that Johnson/Lakoff haven't addressed the possibility that the words we use for spatial experiences, for instance, are actually metaphors ... Read full review


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