Karl J. Franklin

List of John Benjamins publications for which Karl J. Franklin plays a role.


Franklin, Karl J. 2012. Kewa figures of speech: Understanding the code. Endangered Metaphors, Idström, Anna and Elisabeth Piirainen (eds.), pp. 185–204
In this paper I describe how the Kewa people use figures of speech, particularly idioms and metaphors, often coding them as implied information or implicatures in their “veiled” or “hidden” language. In presenting this work, I have benefitted from the theoretical framework of cognitive linguistics… read more | Article