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Hobbs, Jerry R. 1983. Metaphor interpretation as selective inferencing: Cognitive processes in understanding metaphor, Part 2. Empirical Study of the Arts 1 (2) : 125–142.
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A novel metaphor is examined, and there is a discussion of some classic issues concerning metaphor, including the analogical processes underlying it, the stages in its life, and its definition.