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Analogy, Metaphor, and Narrative

People often use familiar, concrete experiences to understand and talk about abstract concepts. Music is no exception. An emotion such as happiness may be difficult to describe; however, using spatial experience (e.g., up-down) to talk about happiness makes the description ...

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