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Beyond the battle, far from the frontline: a call for alternative ways of talking about Covid-19

April 7, 2020 – Two Lancaster University linguistics experts have launched an appeal for examples of inspirational non-war-related metaphors which encourage people to stick to the rules while enabling them to have hope. Dr Veronika Koller and Professor Elena Semino are seeking alternatives to the war metaphors heard on a daily basis. Since the beginning […]