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Metonymy between pragmatics, reference, and diachrony
Starting from the premise that metonymy can be unitarily defined as a metonymy from all other tropes and explaining its omnipresence and high frequency.
1 Metonymy and relevance ANNA PAPAFRAGOU Introduction The
metonymy and to suggest a way of accounting for their production and metonymy.
Metonymy and Metaphor: What's the Difference?
that metonymy and metaphor are quite different phenomena, that in metonymy an entity stands for another, whereas in metaphor an entity is viewed as another.
From the range of cases treated as linguistic metonymies in the cognitive linguistic literature interested in the alleged 'conceptual' dimension of metonymy. 2.
Overview What is metonymy? Terminology Contiguity underlying
Metonymy recognition as Word Sense Disambiguation Contiguity underlying metonymy Metonymically related entities are from the same domain.

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Archer could be on Group One mission
Moody's other McNeil runner Metonymy finished sixth after racing at Golden Archer's girth most of the way. Hayes was impressed with the eye-catching run of Cross Of Gold who last season he rated his best Blue Diamond contender before he went shin-sore.
Moody's strong hand in McNeil
Leading trainer Peter Moody is delighted with the way Golden Archer and Metonymy returned at their first runs as three-year-olds and the pair gives him a strong hand in Saturday's HDF McNeil Stakes at Caulfield.
Robert Minch - I Say: The Chicken Little Syndrome
The fixation on Kate's background had an almost eugenicist tinge: when people talk about her infusing the Royal Family with fresh blood, it is not a metonymy." What is a "metonymy" and what is a "eugenicist tinge" you ask? I had to look it up.
Helmet heads Caulfield Guineas nominations
Moody has a strong hand for the $500000 Group One Thousand Guineas (1600m) with 10 of 233 entries including Hallowell Belle and Metonymy.
Will Harud douse the chinars?
The event is quickly becoming a metonymy as the scriptwriters and spin-doctors have begun to weave cheap fiction and disturbing mystery around it.

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Metonymy - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Metonymy | Define Metonymy at
metonymy - definition and examples of metonymy - figure of speech
A figure of speech in which one word or phrase is substituted for another with which it is closely associated (such as "crown" for "royalty").
Metonymy - Definition and More from the Free Merriam-Webster
metonymy, metonymia. me-ton'-y-my, from meta, "change" and onoma, "name". Also sp.

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