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ERIC Number: EJ501517
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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ISSN: ISSN-0021-3020
Recent Research on Metaphor and the Teaching of Italian.
Danesi, Marcel
Italica, v71 n4 p453-64 Win 1994
Reviews recent literature concerning what to do to help foreign learners of Italian develop communicative competence, i.e., a functional knowledge of the uses of the language. This literature shows that to be conceptually fluent in a language is to know how that language encodes concepts on the basis of metaphorical reasoning. (33 references) (CK)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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