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Q: Need to find an online database of metaphors ( Answered,   0 Comments )
Subject: Need to find an online database of metaphors
Category: Reference, Education and News
Asked by: broker-ga
List Price: $20.00
Posted: 24 Oct 2006 12:11 PDT
Expires: 23 Nov 2006 11:11 PST
Question ID: 776458
I am trying to find an online database of where I can
enter a concept and have metaphors returned.

Same thing with analogies -- preferably both.
Subject: Re: Need to find an online database of metaphors
Answered By: bobbie7-ga on 24 Oct 2006 13:55 PDT
Hello again Broker,

The Mind is a Metaphor is a searchable database of over 7,906
metaphors. It was assembled and taxonomized by Brad Pasanek, USC
Annenberg Center for Communication.

The Mind is a Metaphor

There are 7,906 metaphors in the database as of September 9, 2006.

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Online database metaphors

I hope this is helpful!

Best regards, 

Request for Answer Clarification by broker-ga on 30 Nov 2006 11:22 PST -- here's
another for you if you are interested.

Clarification of Answer by bobbie7-ga on 30 Nov 2006 11:25 PST
Yes, Thank you!
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