ANALOGY AS A COGNITIVE MECHANISM FOR CONSTRUCTING CONCEPTUAL CATEGORIES ON THE BASIS OF CONCEPTUAL FEATURES
V.F. Novodranova, S.V. Michugina
Moscow State University of Medicine and Dentistry, Moscow city pedagogical university
The article is devoted to analogy as a one of the main mechanism of the category COLOUR on the basis of the adjacency of conceptual features of light, space and temperature. Analogy has a dual nature and is realized not only at the conceptual level, but also at the level of formation of language categories with their subsequent development.
analogy, category COLOUR, category temperature, cognitive basis of analogy