Edited By Barbara Lewandowska-Tomaszczyk and Krzysztof Kosecki
Time Metaphors in English – a Corpus-based Study
Joanna Pawliczak1, University of Łódź, Poland
The present paper discusses theoretical aspects of cognitive and corpus linguistics Here is also the place to present the research and aspects of the corpora in general, which provide materials for the analysis. It is also important to present here a practical analysis of selected examples generated from the corpus. A detailed discussion of the records is provided and analyzed in terms of the theoretical assumptions put forward in the paper. The paper is an attempt to create a point of reference for further research in the field of cognition of time and its linguistic description.