THE COGNITIVE FACTORS UNDERLYING THE COMBINATION OF THE UNIVERSAL AND CULTURE-SPECIFIC IN METAPHOR
Altai State Pedagogical Academy
The article refers to the wide topic of cognition in the cultural context and addresses the issues related to the cognitive factors underlying the combination of universal and culture-specific in metaphor. As the conceptual basis and the cognitive mechanisms of the language metaphor and simile are the same the illustrative material includes examples of both metaphors and simile.
Cognitive factors, conceptual metaphor., source-domain, target-domain, image schema, universal, culture-specific