Gold and Jade Filled Halls: A Cognitive Linguistic Study of Financial and Economic Expressions in Chinese and German provides various linguistic vehicles, such as gold, the stock market, animals, and plants to observe daily expressions which benefit cultural communication and language learning.Marriage is therefore sometimes conceptualized in terms of a stock market. A stock market as the SD gets mapped onto marriage as the TD. In (13) and (14), beng1pan2 EfiAs a#39;a stock market collapsea#39; and die2ting2ban3 a#39;the falling of stockanbsp;...
|Title||:||Gold and Jade Filled Halls: A Cognitive Linguistic Study of Financial and Economic Expressions in Chinese and German|
|Author||:||Shelley Ching-yu Hsieh, Shelley Ching Hsieh, May Hsin-mei Huang|
|Publisher||:||BRILL - 2013-02-14|