Publication details [#56363]

Caballero, Rosario. 2012. The role of metaphor in tennis reports and forums. Text & Talk 32 (6) : 703–726.
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Article in journal
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De Gruyter


This article discusses the empathetic and evaluative potential of metaphors used as discourse strategy in the commentaries developed after Wimbledon's 2008 final in both post-match reports and online forums opened after them.