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ERIC Number: EJ626550
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0889-4906
A Comparative Study of Metaphor in Spanish and English Financial Reporting.
Charteris-Black, Jonathan; Ennis, Timothy
English for Specific Purposes, v20 n3 p249-66 2001
Compares he use of linguistic metaphor and conceptual metaphor in a corpus of English and Spanish financial reports published in newspapers during the October 1997 stock market crash. Findings indicate much similarity in conceptual and linguistic metaphors between the two languages, but some differences in the frequency of particular linguistic metaphors. (Author/VWL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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