cataphor


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cataphor

(ˈkætəˌfɔː)
n
a word that refers to or stands for another word used later
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Drawing on Martin and Rose's (2007) concepts of anaphor and cataphor, we examine two types of semiotic interplay--namely, anaphoric and cataphoric induction--with a view to detecting the influencing power of visual images in preceding or following scenes, sequences and stages.
Chapters seven and eight further enhance students' experience of Italian by examining topics in semantics, pragmatics, and discourse, such as denotation, connotation, figurative language, metaphor, metonymy, irony, anaphors, cataphors and gestures.