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  métalangage
  métalangue1
  métalangue2
  métalepse
  métalinguistique1
  métalinguistique2
  métaphonie
métaphore
  métaphorique
  métaphoriquement
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metaphor

Fr    métaphore

nS

Type of: trope

Related term(s): ground, literal meaning, metonymy, proper sense, simile, synecdoche, tenor, vehicle

Domain: Rhetorics

Source(s): Akmajian etal. 1984: 407; Brown & Levinson: 222-223; Colapietro 1993: 144; Cruse 1986: 41-42; Crystal 2001: 215-216 (also "conventional metaphor", "poetic metaphor", "conceptual metaphor"); Dineen 1967: 288; Doke 1935: 144; Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 274; Eggins 1994: 63 (grammatical metaphor); ELL: 2452ff. (also "conventional metaphor"); ERC: 438-443; Finch 2000: 169-172 (also "structural metaphor", "orientational metaphor", "ontological metaphor"); Givon 1984: 17; Grice 1975: 53; Halliday 1978: 175-177 (phonological metaphor, phonological metaphor, semantic metaphor); Halliday 1994: 340; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 140; Hock 1986: 284-286; Levinson 1983: 147f.; Longacre 1983: 125; Lyons 1971: 406; Martin & Ringham 2006: 121; Matthews 1997: 224; Nash 1968: 140; Nöth 1990: 128ff. (also "lexicalized metaphor", "opaque metaphor"); Pei & Gaynor 1954: 135; Pike & Pike 1982: 343; Richards etal. 1992: 139; Sperber & Wilson 1988: 236; Wales 1989: 295-296

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  metalepsis
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  metaphone
  metaphony
metaphor
  metaphorical
  metaphoric(al) code switching
  metaphorical extension
  metaphorically
  metaplasm
  metathesis
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