Grammatical Metaphor by Anne-Marie Simon-Vandenbergen download in pdf, ePub, iPad
Metaphor implies a discrepancy between semantics and lexicogrammar. Each person should use their possessive pronouns correctly. Even if it can be found in the works of ancient poets, we no longer tolerate it. This parallelism is used in conjunction with epistrophe.
Avoid cliches like the plague. This is a time for American heroes and we reach for the stars. While some Old Norse kennings are relatively transparent, many depend on a knowledge of specific myths or legends. Range This time her decision had cost her something. These stylistic features certainly do add spice to writing and speaking.
You believe we should fight for justice. You are a beguiling mistress. Will Styler demonstrates the nasal transducer, a device used to study the aerodynamics of speech production.
Sometimes a name given to one well-known member of a species, is used to mean any member of that species. We did not expect, nor did we invite, a confrontation with evil. Kennings, and even whole clauses, can be interwoven.
Congruent forms reflect the typical ways that we construe experience. Never use a preposition to end a sentence with. The failure of the corn crop made labor cheap. It is possible that the study of literature affects the conscience, I find it likely that the study of literature affects the conscience.
The first three sentences comprise the first parallelism used in conjunction with anaphora. There is evidence that the study of literature affects the conscience. She was baffled because she felt helpless.