Monday, October 29, 2012
Bowls, Jars, and other Containers
I am in the mood of making Jars,
Jar = Container
A containment metaphor is an ontological metaphor in which some concept is represented as:
having an inside and outside,
cONTAINER IS AN ONTOLOGICAL METAPHOR
"Ontological Metaphors are metaphors that give shape to abstract concepts and even contribute to the structure of Primary Metaphors. CONTAINER is one of those metaphors."