It scares me that I understand this. Not enough to explain it much further but it paints a functioning structure in my head just the same. “Grammatical metaphor is a linguistic structure that results from the stratal tension between ideational (experiential and logical) and interpersonal meanings in discourse semantics, and lexicogrammar. The above definition opens up room for the theorization of interpersonal metaphor and emphasizes a differentiation between experiential and logical metaphors.”

It scares me that I understand this. Not enough to explain it much further but it paints a functioning structure in my head just the same.

“Grammatical metaphor is a linguistic structure that results from the stratal tension between ideational (experiential and logical) and interpersonal meanings in discourse semantics, and lexicogrammar. The above definition opens up room for the theorization of interpersonal metaphor and emphasizes a differentiation between experiential and logical metaphors.”

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