Kristina Š. Despot
List of John Benjamins publications for which Kristina Š. Despot plays a role.
Subjects Cognition and language | Cognitive linguistics | Computational & corpus linguistics | Language documentation | Theoretical linguistics
The conceptualization of abstract concepts is very often metaphorical, meaning that we think and talk about abstract concepts in terms of other, usually more concrete experiences. Recent research suggests that many abstract concepts are linked to bodily sensations. In two experiments, we tested a… read more | Article
This paper describes the theoretical background, methodology, tasks, results, and challenges of the MetaNet.HR (Croatian Metaphor Repository) project. It combines a theory-driven introspective top-down approach that analyzes the system of conceptual metaphors in the Croatian language (following the… read more | Chapter