1. Cultural Influence on the Expression of Cathartic Conceptualization in English and Spanish: A Corpus-Based Analysis

Montserrat Martinez-Vazquez

Volume 5, Issue 2 , Summer and Autumn 2017, , Pages 1-14

Abstract
  This paper investigates the conceptualization of emotional release from a cognitive linguistics perspective (Cognitive Metaphor Theory). The metaphor weeping is a means of liberating contained emotions is grounded in universal embodied cognition and is reflected in linguistic expressions in English and ...  Read More