Metaphor and Entertainment

A Corpus-Based Approach to Language in Chinese Online News

  • Authors
  • Chong Han

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Chong Han
    Pages 1-15
  3. Chong Han
    Pages 16-29
  4. Chong Han
    Pages 30-36
  5. Chong Han
    Pages 37-45
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 150-180

About this book


Metaphor and Entertainment presents the very first, large-scale exploration of metaphor in Chinese online entertainment news, one of the most vibrant and controversial news genres in contemporary China.


Metaphor Chinese entertainment news media China Chinese genre metaphor Online play

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2014
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Language & Linguistics Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-45225-5
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-29804-1
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