Books tagged: metaphors

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Beyond The Hero's Chamber
Price: Free! Words: 76,820. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
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Pure Fantasy Adventure that takes off from the very first page! 5000+ readers have spoken about how this story grabbed them, pulled them in and transported them to a place that isn't just creative, it's pure imagination. You'll be moving at a fast pace along an epic journey that can only be described as incredible. Everything you're looking for in a "can't put it down" weekend read is right here.
Using Bible Passages As Trance Metaphors
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,710. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / counseling
This book suggests ways to use passages from the Bible as metaphors to assist clients in overcoming various issues. Topics are arranged alphabetically and are in bold print. Scripture references are in parentheses. Prior to each metaphor, there is a brief comment on how the metaphor might be used. This book is intended to be more of a reference book than a book to be read and then discarded.
Conceptual Metaphor Theory in the Beatles' Lyrics - Metaphors as Cognitive Phenomena
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 8,290. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature
This termpaper aims to illuminate Conceptual Metaphor Theory and its relevance to the Beatles' lyrics. It was written for the advanced seminar "Theories and Methods in Modern English Linguistics English" at the University of Augsburg (Germany) about . Grade: A-
Not the End of Metaphoric Madnes
Series: Metaphoric Madness. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,250. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
This is the fourth and the final book in the Metaphoric Madness series. The metaphoric theme of this book 4: games and sports. The book tells you how to turn simple words into pictorial metaphors, supported ably by live-wire usage (and abusage) examples from world's leading information properties. At the same time, the book will help you to resolve your usual metaphoric dilemmas.
Metaphoric Madness
Series: Metaphoric Madness. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,930. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
Birth, dream, fruits, mother, street…..well……Do not shrug your shoulders dismissively. Do not wave all these words away as pedestrian. Many more Simple Simons such as these straddle across the English linguistic landscape as potent metaphors. Only that you should know when, where, and how to use them as pictorial metaphors. Metaphoric Madness will precisely help you gain that precious knowledge.
I Weathered the Storm, but You Weathered Me
Price: Free! Words: 2,960. Language: Canadian English. Published: January 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
This is a poetry collection that deals with the brokenness that all types of heartbreak brings. Its main focuses are on first loves, first losses, infidelity, leaving, and trying to figure it all out. It deals with difficult scenarios that many young people face when they feel their heart rip in two. An introductory collection by a young poet who will surely have more to follow.
I Love to Read and Write
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 9,580. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / arts & humanities, Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
I Love to Read and Write is full of activities and exercises for all grade levels (K- 12) Your students will love the short stories in I Love to Read and then they can learn to write their own in I Love to Write. This combo pack is bursting with stories, recipes, games, activities and more.
I Love to Write - Workbook
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,300. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Curricula, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
I Love to Write workbook (K-12) is chock full of writing instruction and tons of exercises and activities. Each exercise builds upon the prior section of work. Depending on the age and ability of your students this can be an independent study book or a lesson plan to work through with the entire class. Have all your students shouting (in their indoor voices) I Love to Write!
Snapshots-A Collection of Poetry
Price: Free! Words: 4,400. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
A collection of poems about life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness. Plus love and loss, faith and betrayal, patriotic dissidence,haves and have nots, and a couple of serial killers mixed in for fun. As the title implies, each poem attempts to paint a vivid picture, that each reader may see differently.
Reticent Rain
Price: Free! Words: 18,240. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
The spaces between the connect and the disconnect are in concert when a young psychiatric intern, Doctor Pierce, faces the many challenges that the state run institution of Westwood presents to him. There he meets Paige, a frail and catatonic patient, that changes both of their lives forever. Through cryptic passages and heavy metaphor, the story unfolds to a bewildering and unnerving ending.