Converging and Diverging Tendencies in Cognitive Linguistics. The use of metonymy in language is a reflection of this conceptual status. The place of metonymy in cognition and pragmatics; 5. A new model of metaphorization: Case semantics in East Caucasian by Schulze, Wolfgang ; 11. In contrast, a metaphor is about understanding and interpretation: it is a means to understand or explain one phenomenon by describing it in terms of another. The contributions have different disciplinary and theoretical backgrounds in linguistics, psycholinguistics, psychology and literary studies.
This domain is separate from the 'real' world, in which the phrase 'ham sandwich refers to a ham sandwich. The framework within which metonymy is understood in this volume is that of scenes, frames, scenarios, domains or idealized cognitive models. It not only links two disparate signs but makes an implicit argument about their similarities. In recent years, conceptual metonymy has been recognized as a cognitive phenomenon that is as fundamental as metaphor for reasoning and the construction of meaning. Putting Metonymy in its Place by Pauwels, Paul ; 16. Amsterdam ; Philadelphia : J.
Opposition as a Metonymic Principle by Vosshagen, Christian ; 18. Towards a Theory of Metonymy by Radden, Gunter ; 4. It is well worth reading, and re-reading, because it offers a unique insight into the complexity of the issues underlying metonymix expressions. Predicate and clause constructions; 17. Recontextualization of Metonymy in Narrative and the Case of Morrison's Song of Solomon by Pankhurst, Anne ; 23. In: Dirk Geeraerts and Hubert Cuyckens, eds. As with most good metonyms, this image was linked with a cultural referent that aided in the.
Metonymy in Language and Thought gives a state-of-the-art account of metonymic research. Our knowledge of this sequence of acts is exploited in metonymy: in referring to the initial act we evoke the whole sequence of acts, in particular the central act of sleeping. A construction-based approach to indirect speech acts by Stefanowitsch, Anatol ; 10. This volume enriches our understanding of the conceptual make-up of lexicogrammatical structures and will definitely trigger further research into the complex mechanisms that hold between metonymy and metaphor in grammar. Metonymy and pragmatic inference in the functional reanalysis of grammatical morphemes in Japanese by Okamoto, Shigeko ; 15. Women, Fire and Dangerous Things: What Categories Reveal about the Mind. Type of course Górska, Elżbieta and Günter Radden eds.
Metonymy and conceptual blending by Coulson, Seana ; 7. Aspects of Referential Metonymy by Warren, Beatrice ; 8. Introduction: On figuration in grammar by Panther, Klaus-Uwe ; 4. Conversion as a Conceptual Metonymy of Event Schemata by Dirven, Rene ; 17. A Field Guide to Poetic Metaphor. The use of metonymy in language is a reflection of this conceptual status.
However, with the advent of Cognitive Linguistics, metonymy and metaphor are now recognized as being not only ornamental rhetorical tropes but fundamental figures of thought that shape, to a considerable extent, the conceptual structure of languages. Metonymic pathways to neuter-gender human nominals in German by Kopcke, Klaus-Michael ; 12. One of the most famous cigarette was developed by Sigmund Freud's nephew, Edward Bernays who, in creating the phrase 'You've come a long way, baby! The role of metonymy in word formation: Brazilian Portuguese agent noun constructions by Basilio, Margarida Maria de Paula ; 8. The non- metonymic use of place names in English, German, Hungarian, and Croatian by Brdar, Mario ; 15. .
The representation of reality inevitably involves a metonym: we choose a part of 'reality' to stand for the whole. The chapters are revised papers given at the Metonymy Workshop held in Hamburg, 1996. On the level of , a redneck is a stereotypical member of the white rural working class in the Southern U. The chapters are revised papers given at the Metonymy Workshop held in Hamburg, 1996. Aspect and metonymy in the French passe simple by Panther, Klaus-Uwe ; 12. Any errors therein should be reported to them. Metonymic grammar by Langacker, Ronald W.
Instead, figurative devices like metonymy and metaphor infuse and permeate grammar, massively, and must be confronted at every turn. A metonymic analysis of Singaporean and Malaysian English causative constructions by Ziegeler, Debra ; 19. Metonymy in Language and Thought. The case for a metonymic basis of pragmatic inferencing: Evidence from jokes and funny anecdotes by Barcelona, Antonio ; 8. Grammatical Constraints on Metonymy: On the Role of the Direct Object by Waltereit, Richard ; 15.
Word class meaning and word formation; 6. This necessarily enhances the cohesion of an utterance because two topical concepts are referred to by means of one label, and there is consequently, at least nominally, less shifting or switching between these two topics. Here, 'the hand' is a synecdochic representation of the mother of whom it is a part, while 'the cradle' represents a child by close association. Studies in Linguistic Motivation Cognitive Linguistics Research 28. Bookmark Creator Subjects ; ; Summary Metonymy in Language and Thought gives a state-of-the-art account of metonymic research. The metonymic basis of a 'semantic partial': Tagalog lexical constructions with ka- by Palmer, Gary B.