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Unformatted text preview: a signifier and signified A signifier is an object that refers to or suggests a concept or a signified The Relationship between the two, he theorized was arbitrary or conventional. ← ← Metaphor and metonymy Analogy and association are important means of communication meaning Analogy suggests equivalcne it suggests that something is LIKE something else. this is a metaphor. A firgure of speech. .simile Metonymy is achieved through association. Its subcategory is Synechdoche 13/02/2007 14:19:00 ← 13/02/2007 14:19:00 ←...
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course COMM 101 taught by Professor Lorencova during the Spring '08 term at Fitchburg.
- Spring '08