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English, Metaphor and Metonymy: A Cognitive Semantics Perspective, 7.5 Credits

Swedish name: Engelska, Metafor och metonymi - ett kognitivt semantiskt perspektiv

This syllabus is valid: 2021-08-16 and until further notice

Course code: 1EN087

Credit points: 7.5

Education level: Second cycle

Main Field of Study and progress level: English: Second cycle, has only first-cycle course/s as entry requirements

Grading scale: VG Pass with distinction, G Pass, U Fail

Responsible department: Department of Language Studies

Established by: Faculty director of studies, Faculty of arts, 2021-03-03

Required Knowledge

Knowledge of English equivalent of English 6/English Course B from Swedish upper secondary school. Univ: At least 90 ECTS including 75 ECTS with academic progression (corresponding to level 61-90 hp in the Swedish academic system) in English, or equivalent knowledge.


Valid from: 2021 week 33

Deignan Alice
Metaphor and corpus linguistics
Philadelphia : J. Benjamins Pub. : 2005 : viii, 235 s. :
ISBN: 1-58811-647-6 (hbk. : US)
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Littlemore Jeanette
Metonymy: Hidden shortcuts in language, thought and communication.
Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press. 2015. (242 p.) : 2015 :

Artiklar som finns tillgängliga via internet eller UB:s digitala resurser (ca 150 s.).
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