Publication details [#12506]

Mishankina, Natalya. 2010. The specifics of metaphorical modelling in scientific discourse. Issues in Cognitive Linguistics 7 (1) : 37–46. 10 pp.
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Article in journal
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The Russian Cognitive Linguists Association


The paper considers metaphorical models implemented in scientific texts on linguistics and establishes how they relate to common-language metaphorical models. Scientific texts on linguistics (and, in a broader sense, of discourse) are metaphorically modelled by using and semantically specializing certain common-language models.