Christine Demaecker

List of John Benjamins publications for which Christine Demaecker plays a role.


Demaecker, Christine 2017 Wine-tasting metaphors and their translation: A cognitive approachFood and terminology: Expressing sensory experience in several languages, Temmerman, Rita and Danièle Dubois (eds.), pp. 113–131 | Article
In winespeak, metaphors are a real challenge for the translator. Indeed, many metaphoric expressions cannot be found in dictionaries and their true meaning is not defined. The only basis for their translation seems to be the conceptual basis they are built upon. Indeed, wine tasting metaphors are… read more