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Depner, Shelley Ching-yu

Embodiment in Language (II)

Depner, Shelley Ching-yu - Embodiment in Language (II), ebook

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Table of contents

1. Introduction
Shelley Ching-yu Depner

Part I. Embodiment and Food

2. Food Metaphors in Taiwan Hakka
Cathy Ya-hua Lin, Shelley Ching-yu Depner

3. Pragmatic Functions of Hakka Proverbs: Humor, Praise and Food
Tsung-shueng Huang, Shelley Ching-yu Depner

4.
Fruit and Some Plant Vehicles in Mandarin Chinese, English and German
Shelley Ching-yu Depner

Part II. Embodiment and Emotion

5. How Do Men and Women Express Emotion Differently
Mei-rong Wang, Shelley Ching-yu Depner

6. Taboos in Animal Fixed Expressions in Mandarin Chinese
Ada Ya-ying Yang, Shelley Ching-yu Depner

7. Euphemisms in Animal-Fixed Expressions in Mandarin Chinese
Ada Ya-ying Yang, Shelley Ching-yu Depner

Part III. Embodiment in Broader Contexts

8. The Punchlines of Jokes About Women in Italian, English, Spanish and Mandarin Chinese
Noemi Lovo, Shelley Ching-yu Depner

9.
Dragon and Phoenix Metaphors in Political and Economic Discourse
Peggy Wei-lun Tsai, Shelley Ching-yu Depner

10. Prototype Effects and Cultural Implications of Hakka Proverbs
Tsung-shueng Huang, Shelley Ching-yu Depner

11. How Do Taiwanese Second-Language Learners Learn English Body Part Metonymy
Eric M. Scott, Shelley Ching-yu Depner

12. Conclusion
Shelley Ching-yu Depner

Keywords: Linguistics, Semantics, Comparative Linguistics, Language Education

Editor
Publisher
Springer
Publication year
2016
Language
en
Edition
1
Category
Languages
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9789811017995
Printed ISBN
978-981-10-1797-1

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