Ted Cohen - Metaphor and Ambiguity: Two for the Price of One

Metaphor and Ambiguity: Two for the Price of One

When language presents more than one meaning, sometimes the rules of the language determine both meanings—but sometimes not. When the rules are of no use, imagination is required to make and to understand these linguistic wonders. This session will ...

Summary

When language presents more than one meaning, sometimes the rules of the language determine both meanings—but sometimes not. When the rules are of no use, imagination is required to make and to understand these linguistic wonders. This session will introduce the topic and invite extended discussion.

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Duration:
42 minutes, 48 seconds
Recorded:
October 22, 2011
Published: December 22, 2011
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