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35 1 Chapter 5 Plant Metaphors and Food Metaphors
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35 2 Vocabulary Plus: A Source-Based Approach www.ablongman.com/nilsen By Don L. F. Nilsen And Alleen Pace Nilsen
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35 3 Ambiguous Fruit
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35 4 Farming and Gardening Metaphors Hay | Straw | Stick | Fruit Hay is hewn (cut) Hayseed (hick) Haywire Hit the hay (go to bed) Make hay while the sun shines Draw straws Last straw Strewn Soda straw Straw boss Straw that broke the camel’s back Straw vote Strawberries Drum sticks Fiddle sticks Glue stick Lipstick Stick of gum Stick of wood Stickers (things that stick) Fructose Fruit of the Loom (underwear) Fruitful Fruition (Nilsen & Nilsen 107-112)
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35 5 Grain
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35 6 Straw/Strewn
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35 7 Cultivating Metaphors Muck | Cultivate | Thresh | Grain Muck (mud, manure, straw) Mucking around Political muck raking Cultivated (sophisticated) Cultivating talents Cultivator Cults Culture High or low threshold On the threshold of something Threshing around Grainy film Granite Granulated peanuts Hand grenade Ingrained Pomegranate (Nilsen & Nilsen 107-110)
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35 8 Alleen and Tree Animals
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35 9 Personification
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35 10 Trees Branch | Trunk | Log | Leaves Branch library Branching out Family tree Out on a limb Tree diagram Elephant trunk Human trunk Steamer trunk Trunk call (British) As easy as rolling off a log Backlog Log book Log cabin Logging onto a computer Log jam Logrolling Aluminum foil Foliage Foliated rocks Literary foil (Nilsen & Nilsen 110-112)
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35 11 Dr. Pepper A Pun
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35 12 Vegetables
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35 13 Personified Vegetables
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35 14 Explain the Connections Bush, Bushy Hair, Ambush, Bushings, Bushwacked, Beating around the bush Deadwood, Firing deadwood Fruit, Fruitful discussion Leaf, Table Leaf, Leaflet Mushroom, Mushroom cloud Papyrus, Paper Plant, Planting someone in the audience, Planting an idea in someone’s head Stem, Stemware glasses Stump, Pencil stump, Leg stump, Stumping for votes Tulip bulb, Light bulb (Nilsen & Nilsen 113-114)
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35 15 More Plant Metaphors Field | Hedge | Stem Center fielder (baseball) Farm team Farming out
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This note was uploaded on 03/01/2011 for the course ENG 312 taught by Professor Nilsen during the Spring '10 term at ASU.

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