Images (& metaphors)

IB English B: Images (& metaphors)

The basic meaning of "image" is "anything that is seen", but the full meaning probably means something like "anything that is selected to be seen" ... which is why images have importance in any system of communication.Language uses many words which have specific visual meanings ("blue", "circle", "sparkle"), but many others which have evident visual connotations ("sky", "ball", "fireworks") - the meaning of these words...


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