Metaphorical Strategies for English Learning

 

Abstract:
The introduction of metaphorical cognition to English language learning is designed to recognize the unconscious metaphorical learning process so that it is more likely to be consciously utilized for the sake of language learning. Metaphorical learning strategies generally fall into three categories: comprehension, retention and production strategies. Metaphorical comprehension strategies are mainly based on conceptual metaphor, retention strategies on image metaphor, while production strategies mainly involve blending theory. In this article, the author suggests some metaphorical strategies designed to promote English language learning.

 

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