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ERIC Number: EJ268777
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1982-Aug
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Autumn Leaves and Old Photographs: The Development of Metaphor Preferences.
Silberstein, Lisa; And Others
Journal of Experimental Child Psychology, v34 n1 p135-50 Aug 1982
Investigates the development of preferences for different types of metaphors among subjects at seven ages (from 6 through 20 years). Subjects received incomplete sentences followed by metaphorical and literal completions and were asked to select their preferred completions. Pattern of preferences shifted with age. (Author/RH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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