Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: https://doi.org/10.21256/zhaw-1499
Title: “Che paura avete voi?" : collocations of it. paura in Giovanni Boccaccio’s Decameron
Authors : Zampa, Marta
Published in : Yearbook of Phraseology
Volume(Issue) : 4
Issue : 1
Pages : 45
Pages to: 63
Publisher / Ed. Institution : De Gruyter
Issue Date: 2013
Language : Englisch / English
Subjects : Collocation; Diachronic study of Italian; Conceptual metaphor; Paura; Decameron
Subject (DDC) : 400: Sprache, Linguistik
450: Italienisch
800: Literatur, Literaturwissenschaft
Abstract: This paper presents an analysis of the collocations of it. paura (fear) in Giovanni Boccaccio’s Decameron. The main goal of the research was to find out how this emotion is conceptualized in Boccaccio’s masterpiece, which is considered a milestone of Italian literature. Following the theory of conceptual metaphors and linguistic research on emotions, as well as a qualitative approach to collocation, it is shown that paura in the Decameron is depicted as an independent and powerful entity that rules the subject experiencing it.
Departement: Angewandte Linguistik
Publication type: Beitrag in wissenschaftlicher Zeitschrift / Article in scientific Journal
DOI : 10.1515/phras-2013-0004
10.21256/zhaw-1499
ISSN: 1868-6338
1868-632X
URI: https://digitalcollection.zhaw.ch/handle/11475/1725
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