Monday, October 5, 2015

The Long Detailed History of English Metaphor

If you are like me and into words and their use, their history and their sometimes very odd origins then you might be interested in these links.

News Articles:

Explore This Map of 13 Centuries' Worth of English Metaphors

Metaphor map charts the images that structure our thinking  

Online Resource:

 Mapping Metaphor - English and Old English

The Historical Thesaurus of English

Related blog:

Mapping Metaphor with the Historical Thesaurus

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