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Authors: Yang, Jie
Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/337627
Description: The role of the right hemisphere (RH) in metaphor comprehension is still controversial. Numerous neuroimaging studies have found that conventionality, sentential context, and task demand can influence ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/269451
Description: Background Although people with Williams syndrome (WS) are often characterized as friendly and sociable with relatively good general language abilities, there is emerging evidence of pragmatic difficu ... More
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Authors: Walker, Kamila
Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: Thesis PhD
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/337909
Description: "This thesis is presented for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy, Macquarie University, Sydney, Department of English, July 2013".
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Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/274027
Description: The article argues that, contrary to the majority view, the metaphor of the eunuch in Mt. 19.12 should be understood against the backdrop of the royal eunuch, as encountered in story, if not in experi ... More
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Authors: Sridhar, Kaushik
Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/129464
Description: While the Triple Bottom Line (TBL) approach has triggered a sense of shift in ways companies think about sustainable reporting, there are still many limitations within TBL. The fundamental roots of TB ... More
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Authors: Bridge, Edward J
Date: 2009
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/47344
Description: An exploration of the use of ‘bd in the Psalms shows that it is almost exclusively used metaphorically. As a verb, this study affirms translations such as ‘to worship’ in reference to deity, and ‘to b ... More
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Date: 2008
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/79710
Description: The power of a metaphor lies in its rich suggestiveness of meaning beyond the surface level. It may invite surprising and sometimes paradoxical comparisons, unexpected lexical choices, and inventivene ... More
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Authors: Jones, Alan
Date: 2007
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/33097
Description: This paper evaluates two English expressions used by Michelle Stephen to translate the Mekeo terms lopia and ungaunga, traditionally rendered as "chief' (or "peace chief") and "sorcerer" (Seligman 191 ... More
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Authors: Harbus, Antonina
Date: 2007
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/27695
Description: This paper explores King Alfred’s use of metaphors of power and authority in his prefaces to texts translated from Latin into Old English. It argues that in his prefaces, Alfred constructs a role for ... More
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