641021 VO Advanced Topics in Linguistics: metaphors and phraseologisms

summer semester 2018 | Last update: 14.01.2019 Place course on memo list
641021
VO Advanced Topics in Linguistics: metaphors and phraseologisms
VO 2
2,5
weekly
every 3rd semester
German

Knowledge of central concepts of the theory of metaphor and phraseology; development of the competence to analyze metaphors and phraseologisms critically. 

 

 

Definition of metaphor and phraseologism; cognitive theory of metaphor according to Zoltan Kövecses (source and target domains of metaphors, nonverbal metaphors, history of the theory of metaphor, selective character of metaphorical mappings, systems of metaphors, universality of metaphors); phraseology according to Harald Burger (typology of phraseologisms, semantics of phraseologisms, diachrony of phraseologisms, text/discourse and phraseologisms).

 

 

 

 

Teacher-centred instruction, interrupted by joint analyses of relevant texts; visualization with the help of PowerPoint.

Written test (Multiple Choice)  

H. Burger (2003): Phraseologie. Berlin: Schmidt.

Z. Kövecses (2002): Metaphor. Oxford: Oxford Univ. Press.

G. Lakoff, G. (1987): Women, Fire and Dangerous Things. Chicago: Chicago Univ.Press.

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Date Time Location
Tue 2018-03-06
13.45 - 15.15 40432 UR 40432 UR Barrier-free
Tue 2018-03-13
13.45 - 15.15 40432 UR 40432 UR Barrier-free
Tue 2018-03-20
13.45 - 15.15 40432 UR 40432 UR Barrier-free
Tue 2018-04-10
13.45 - 15.15 40432 UR 40432 UR Barrier-free
Tue 2018-04-17
13.45 - 15.15 40432 UR 40432 UR Barrier-free
Tue 2018-04-24
13.45 - 15.15 40432 UR 40432 UR Barrier-free
Tue 2018-05-08
13.45 - 15.15 40432 UR 40432 UR Barrier-free
Tue 2018-05-15
13.45 - 15.15 40432 UR 40432 UR Barrier-free
Tue 2018-05-22
13.45 - 15.15 40432 UR 40432 UR Barrier-free
Tue 2018-05-29
13.45 - 15.15 40432 UR 40432 UR Barrier-free
Tue 2018-06-05
13.45 - 15.15 40432 UR 40432 UR Barrier-free
Tue 2018-06-12
13.45 - 15.15 40432 UR 40432 UR Barrier-free
Tue 2018-06-19
13.45 - 15.15 40432 UR 40432 UR Barrier-free
Tue 2018-06-26
13.45 - 15.15 40432 UR 40432 UR Barrier-free
Fri 2019-02-01
15.00 - 16.30 40432 UR 40432 UR Barrier-free