“Metaphor’s meanings and entailments vary by culture”
Having said that, the topic discussed by the article should probably be taken up by the English-speaking cultures only.
For example in polish the word ‘web’ is not used at all to talk about the Internet. The whole discourse on this kind of metaphor doesn’t even make sense then. Continue reading
Are we there yet? Continue reading
Do we lose some ‘natural’ mechanisms with the advancement of technology?
I feel not, but I’ve got no clue on how to develop on this question… Continue reading