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Unformatted text preview: • Men/women restroom signs • Indexes o When the sign has a relationship to the idea or object being communicated, but the sign does not represent the idea or object itself Sign for deer caution—image of object on a “caution” sign means that caution, there is a possible animal somewhere Where there’s smoke, there’s fire… • Symbols o When the relationship between sign and idea or object is arbitrary COM 204 12-Nov-09 Letters (alphabet) Zodiac signs Other terms to consider • Onomatopoeia o A word for a sound (boom, pow, pop, Kaabam, meow, moo) • Denotation o Dictionary definition o Cram—means to stuff, or to study last minute • Connotation o Cram—depending on context…usually used as cramming for exam...
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This note was uploaded on 04/11/2011 for the course COM 310 taught by Professor Susanmorgan during the Fall '09 term at BYU.
- Fall '09