Sunday, 12 January 2014

The Comprehensiveness Of The Metaphoric Code

Halliday (2008: 108):
… metaphoric variety is not, in fact, some kind of specialised sub-system. Rather, it is an alternative system, a parallel universe of discourse which offers — in fact imposes — its own account of any portion of reality. In other words, it can be brought into play in any context of situation.