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User Review  - SheWoreRedShoes - LibraryThing

Metaphors We Live By is an excellent read. Lakoff and Johnson clearly present a compelling argument about the nature of thought and language. I generally don't make commands about works people *should ... Read full review

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User Review  - flourishing - LibraryThing

Excellent food for thought. I think that most everyone has read bits of this book, but it was worth it to read the whole thing - it digs further into philosophy at the end, which is really wonderful and interesting. Read full review

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User Review  - flourishing - LibraryThing

Excellent food for thought. I think that most everyone has read bits of this book, but it was worth it to read the whole thing - it digs further into philosophy at the end, which is really wonderful and interesting. Read full review

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Metaphor is the gadgetry of language to construct a meaning that allows cognitive thought to disseminate perceptions with fresh idea.
Amitabh Ranjan Kanu
Gauripur, Dist. Dhubri, Assam, Northeast, India, Asia. World. 

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User Review  - Abraham - Goodreads

Pretty fascinating, though it could take the idea of metaphor a little farther, the a=b reduction of speech removes from the equation the speaker, making all metaphor making a transference of meaning ... Read full review


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