Ruth Wangeci Ndungu
List of John Benjamins publications for which Ruth Wangeci Ndungu plays a role.
Foodsemic metaphors of love in Gĩkũyũ: Insights from cognitive semantics. Cognitive Linguistic Studies 5:2, pp. 341–3582018.
Using the Conceptual Metaphor Theory, this study discusses the transfer of semantic aspects of foodsemic metaphors upon the abstraction of love. An interview schedule was administered to 48 respondents of different gender by the researchers assisted by two research assistants. The data collected… read more | Article