SPACE IMAGES AND SPATIAL SCHEMATA IN LANGUAGE
Altai State Pedagogical Academy
Spatial images together with temporal ones belong to archetypal representations contained in the linguistic mapping of the world produced in different cultures. They reﬂect human experience of cognizing space and ﬁnding bearings by people in the perceptible environs. The content matter of conceptual structures resulting from spatial representations can be found in a number of schemes and cognitive models represented in the language.
spatial images, actualizing of cognitive schemas in a language
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