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Semantics and experience

universal metaphors of time in English, Mandarin, Hindi, and Sesotho

by Hoyt Alverson

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Published by Johns Hopkins University Press in Baltimore .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Space and time in language.,
  • Semantics.,
  • Language and culture.,
  • Metaphor.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementHoyt Alverson.
    SeriesParallax : re-visions of culture and society, Parallax (Baltimore, Md.)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsP37.5.S65 A47 1994
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 151 p. :
    Number of Pages151
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1429443M
    ISBN 100801848113
    LC Control Number93040748

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