Intercultural Comparison of Metaphors

Lulu Wang
2015 Theory and Practice in Language Studies  
Metaphorical concepts play an important role in the course of human cognition and remoulding of the world, and figurative language is the best way of presenting metaphorical concepts. Comparative analysis of metaphorical phenomena in the Chinese and English languages is helpful in exploring the formation and development of metaphorical concepts all over the world and their internal relations with cultural value orientation of various nations.
doi:10.17507/tpls.0504.24 fatcat:3mvvihgqsvdatar2lekxuqh2ky