Reversal of Copala Trique Temporal Metaphors through Language Contact

Statement of Responsibility:
Hollenbach, Barbara E
Date:
1977
Part Of Series:
International Journal of American Linguistics, 43(2)
Extent:
pages 150-54
Description:
A description of how temporal concepts are expressed via metaphor in Copala Trique. This conceptual system is compared to that of Spanish and the author demonstrates how the Spanish system appears to be influencing bilingual speakers. Some sociological factors involved are also explored.
Publication Status:
Published
Country:
Mexico
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Entry Number:
6342