Metaphor and Metonymy

1 Leave a comment on verse 1 0 Jermaine Defoe cut through the defences
Emile Heskey ploughed through the defences
Thierry Henry danced through the defences.


Metaphor and metonymy are also linked to the two main modes of understanding and analysis characterized by the synchronic and diachronic. Metaphor is linked to the paradigmatic relation. For example, we may use different metaphors to characterize the movement of a striker.

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